Monarch arrested in Nasarawa on alleged kidnapping
The Nasarawa State Police Command has arrested Alhaji Dalhatu Abubakar, head of Mangora Goma Tunga village of Nasarawa local government area, for allegedly aiding and abetting kidnapping in the community.
Parading the suspect in New Karu local government secretariat of Nasarawa state, the commissioner of police, Bola Longe, said the suspect had been on their watch list as series of reported cases have been made to the command over the high rate of crime in the area.
Longe paraded the village head alongside 80 other suspected criminals. According to Longe, the police arrested the monarch following credible intelligence on his involvement in kidnapping activities along Loko in Nasarawa/Toto axis.
In his words, "He is a notorious criminal with a long and inglorious reputation, operating in most clandestine manner; and he has been on our wanted list.”