Bauchi State Police Commnd has arrested a 28-year-old woman, Sadiya Mohammed Yaro, for allegedly supporting and harbouring suspected bandits in her residence in the Kofar Dumi area of the state.
The Command Spokesperson, DSP Ahmed Mohammad Wakil, who disclosed this on Thursday, said the suspect was arrested by operatives in the Kofar Dumi area of Bauchi metropolis based on a credible information.
According to him, the suspect had been supporting and harbouring criminals in her residence, adding that she made some audio recording hailing the bandits after their attack.
“On the 22/11/2020 at about 2200hrs, the Command operatives attached to Bureau acting on credible information arrested one Sadiya Mohammed Yaro AKA (Sadiya Kaura) ‘f’ aged 28yrs of Kofar Dumi area of Bauchi metro,” the statement reads.
“The suspect on several occasion has been harbouring criminals in her residence at Kofar Dumi. Also immediately after an attack on Komiti office in Bauchi metro she made some audio publication hailing the hoodlums and supporting them. Investigation is on-going. After which suspects will be charge to court for prosecution.”
KanyiDaily had also reported how a 33-year-old woman simply identified as Hauwa was arrested for allegedly burying her newborn baby in a shallow grave over parternity issues in Kaduna State.