A faux army officer has been arrested by the police in Kano state.
27-year-old Abubakar Zailani Ibrahim who makes a speciality of extorting tricyclists in Kano metropolis, was arrested after the suspect got here from Adamawa State and arrested a tricyclist who he took to Rijiyar Zaki station on Tuesday December 14.
At the police station, the suspect claimed that some weeks in the past, the tricyclist made away together with his Military Uniform and different valuables valued on the sum of One Hundred and Ninety Five Thousand Naira (N195,000).
Kano police spokeperson, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa stated an investigation carried out by the police revealed that Zailani is a faux army officer who extorts tricyclists in Kano metropolis.
The suspect additionally onfessed to stealing the camouflage uniform from the room of his pal in Dutse, Jigawa State.