Samson Osuo, Lafia.
The Nasarawa state police Command has arrested not less than 112 suspected criminals in different parts of the state.
Bola Longe, the state police Commissioner disclosed this on Wednesday, while parading some of the suspects at the Command headquarter in Lafia.
The Commissioner who explained that those arrested includes, 11 armed robbery suspects, 62 Cultists, 4 kidnappers, 5 theft/shop breakers and 17 culpable Homicide suspects, said they were arrested between August and September this Year.
According to him items such as Firearms, Ammunition, cutlasses, charms, army uniform were among items recovered from some of the suspects.
Longe who attributed the success recorded by the Police due to information given by some members of the public, said activities of the “Operation Puff Adder” is currently yielding positive result.
The Police Boss who assured that the Command will continue to strategies and hype her operational architecture with the view to reducing criminal activities in the state, to pave way for peaceful and conducive for Socio -economic development to strive, charged criminal elements that are still in the state to relocate or face the wrath of the police.
He appealed to residents of the state to always give useful information to the police concerning criminals activities in their areas.