Police Arrest 5 Cattle Rustlers, Recover 4 Cows In Kaduna—-The Police Command in Kaduna State, said its operatives have arrested five suspected cattle rustlers and recovered four cattles.
The command’s Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Mansir Hassan told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Kaduna.
He said the suspects where arrested in Tafa town in Kagarko Local Government Area of the state.
“On Dec.30, 2023, at about 1830hrs acting on credible information, our operatives and Civillian Joint Task Force(JTF), arrested a suspect, aged and brought him to the police station,”he said.
According to him the suspect was in possession of four suspected stolen cattles loaded in a vehicle.
He explained that after investigation, the principal suspect confessed that the cattles were entrusted to him to rear by the Manager of a Farm in Sabon Wuse town .
.”The principal suspect said they conspired with the other four suspects to sell the stolen cattle.
Hassan said the suspects are all in the police custody for further investigation and will be charged to court upon completion of investigation.
He said that the owner of the cattle has been identified and handed over the cattle.