The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command has arrested one Hamisu Tukur, a 25-year-old, for stealing a vehicle belonging to the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC).
A press statement by the Command Spokesman, Manzah Anjuguri, disclosed that the suspect was arrested at the outskirt of Bwari.
The suspect, according to the statement, picked the vehicle when it was parked at Sky Memorial Plaza, Wuse Zone 5.
“The fleeing suspect was arrested by the eagle-eyed Police operatives from Bwari Division during a stop and search operation, following a call received from the FRSC Headquarters by the Command’s control room.
“The exhibits recovered from the suspect are: one white Toyota Hilux-HQ-26RS and a single key,” the statement explained.
The suspect will be arraigned in court upon the conclusion of investigation.
While reassuring residents of its resolve to protect lives and property, the Command enjoined residents to promptly report or call these emergencies numbers in case of distress: 08032003913, 08061581938, 07057337653 and 08028940883.