2 Cattle Rustlers Arrested For Stealing 106 Cows & 20 Sheeps In Awe Nasarawa

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April 14, 2016 – 2 Cattle Rustlers Arrested For Stealing 106 Cows & 20 Sheeps In Awe Nasarawa

Police have arrested two suspected rustlers for stealing 106 cows in different locations in Awe Local Government Area of Nasarawa State. The suspects, Ibrahim Hassan (25) and Sunusi Maikudi (20) were arrested by men of the anti-robbery squad of the command following a tip-off.

The state Police Commissioner, Lawal Shehu said the suspected rustlers were arrested at Hunkii, a settlement in Awe Local Government Area with 106 cows and 20 sheep.

Items recovered from the rustlers, according to the commissioner, included two AK47 rifles, one AK49 rifle, 127 rounds of live ammunition, two sets of military uniform, two face masks, 11 handsets, two unregistered motorcycles, charms and two machetes.