A statement by the FCT Police Command Public Relations Officer, DSP Anjuguri Manzah, has revealed that a a 25 year old suspect identified as Hamisu Tukur, has been arrested for stealing a vehicle belonging to the Federal Road Safety Corps(FRSC) Headquarters at Wuse Zone 5, Abuja.
The arrest was made by the policemen attached to the Bwari Police Division in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Command during a stop and search operation following a distress call made by the FRSC. The report says;
“In a prompt response to a distress call received by the FCT Police Command’s control room, the Command on 5th September 2020 arrested one Hamisu Tukur ‘m’ 25years at the outskirt of Bwari, for stealing a vehicle belonging to the Federal Road Safety Corps(FRSC) Headquarters stationed at SkyMemorial, Wuse Zone 5.
“The fleeing suspect was arrested by the eagle-eyed Police Operatives from Bwari Division during a stop and search operation, following call received from the FRSC Headquarters by the Command’s control room.
“The exhibits recovered from the suspect are one (1) white Toyota Hilux-HQ-26RS and a single key.
“While reassuring residents of its resolve to protect lives and property, the Command enjoin residents to promptly report or call these emergency numbers in case of distress: 08032003913, 08061581938, 07057337653 and 08028940883.
“The suspect will be arraigned in court upon the conclusion of the investigation,”