Kaduna state Police Command on Monday stated it has arrested one Ali Shuaibu suspected to be one of many inmates that escaped from Kuje Medium Correctional Middle in Abuja through the latest jail break on the facility.
The state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Mohammed Jalige, who disclosed this in an announcement on Monday stated the suspect was arrested on Sunday night time, whereas in transit on his strategy to neighbouring Kano state.
“Sequel to the Commissioner of Police Kaduna Command’s directive to all tactical commanders and Divisional Police Officers (DPOs) to mount purposeful surveillance throughout all inlets to Kaduna state in response to the latest notorious Kuje jail break as instructed by the Inspector Common of Police, IGP Alkali Baba Usman, the operatives with out prejudice to current crime prevention measures, responded successfully which has began yielding a constructive end result with the arrest of a suspected escapee on the seventeenth July 2022 at about 19:30hrs.
“The suspect, one Ali Shuaibu 60yrs of age and an indigene of Kano state was apprehended by the Police operatives at a location in Kaduna, whereas on transit to Kano based mostly on lively intelligence.
“The suspect on preliminary investigation revealed that he’s a part of the inmates who escaped through the latest assault on the Kuje medium safety correctional heart.
“The Commissioner of Police Kaduna Command, CP Yekini A. Ayoku directed that crucial protocols be carried out earlier than handing the suspect over to the Nigerian Correctional Service for correct placement. He additional tasked officers to not relent of their effort to successfully sort out all types of crimes and criminality in all vital areas of the state,” DSP Jalige added.