Operatives of the Jigawa State Police Command have arrested a suspected thief, Lawan Sabil, who stole a Honda vehicle from a car stand in Bauchi State. Spokesperson of the command, DSP Lawan Shiisu Adam, who disclosed this in an announcement on Sunday, September 17, 2023, mentioned the suspect and his two accomplices absconded with the vehicle during a test drive after posing as potential consumers. According to the PPRO, the suspects pleaded to go for a test earlier than they made the fee, however one of many gross sales attendants insisted on going alongside with them. However, on their means, the suspected thieves pushed out the attendant and zoomed off with the car. Today Sunday, September seventeenth, 2023 at about 1120hrs, a patrol staff from B/ Kudu Divisional Police Headquarters, arrested one Lawan Sabil ‘m’ age 35yrs of Gwarimpa Quarters FCT Abuja, in possession of 1 Honda motor vehicle, white in color with out registration quantity, strongly suspected to be stolen, the assertion learn. “All efforts to stop the vehicle proved abortive when the patrol men sighted the vehicle at a high speed from a far distance, as the driver was very anxious and refused to slow down “While attempting to dodge the police, he smashed the bicycle owner in his entrance, as a outcome, the vehicle obtained hooked and forcefully stopped “The suspect opened the door and took to his heels, later he was arrested and brought to the station. Likewise, the cyclist was rushed to the hospital, where he was treated and discharged Initially, a distress call was received from neighbouring Bauchi State that, unknown persons numbering about three (3) went to S Fawa Motors along Murtala Muhammad Way Bauchi State, and pretended to buy the said car. “They pleaded to go for a test earlier than they made the fee, however one of many gross sales attendants insisted on going alongside with them. On their means, the suspected motor vehicle thieves forcefully expelled him and zoomed off with the mentioned car, leaving him stranded. Henceforth, the patrol males have been detailed “The rightful owner of the vehicle Usman Zubairu ‘m’ age 40yrs of Federal Locust Bauchi has since surfaced The Commissioner of Police, Jigawa State Police Command, CP Effiom Emmanuel Ekot, directed that the case should be transferred to SCID Dutse for discreet investigation, upon completion of the investigation, the suspect (s) will be arraigned in court to face the full weight of the law. The post Suspected car thief poses as potential buyer and absconds with Honda vehicle during test drive in Bauchi appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog.