Eight Stolen Vehicles Recovered In Kogi
The police in Kogi says it has recovered eight vehicles believed to have been stolen from within and neighboring states by one Yakubu Mohammed who is now at large.
The Kogi police command announced this in a statement that chronicles its recent achievements.
The vehicles were recovered from their buyers who live in various parts of the state.
The details of the recovered vehicles are:
Toyota Carina with registration number Kogi AJK 397 AA
Toyota Camry, Lagos, no: EKY 47 AW
Toyota Corolla, with no: Benue AY 58 MKD
Toyota Ballon, with no: Benue, AU 503 MKD
Toyota Ballon, with no: Lagos GGE 850 BV
Toyota Carina, no: Kaduna 903 ZAR
Toyota Carina wagon, no: FCT KWL 47 AW
There were also three other Toyota Camry and Carina cars without number plates.
Six persons believed to be buyers of the stolen vehicles have also been arrested by police, the statement said.
It said efforts were being made to track down Yakubu Mohammed, the main suspect.
The Police Public Relations Officer, ASP William Aya, said that 18 robbery suspects and two burglars were also arrested within March and April 2017.
He said that the items recovered from the suspects include two AK47 rifles, one locally made pistol, charms, live and expended cartridges and 27 rounds of live ammunition.
Aya said that all the suspects would be charged to court very soon.