Car snatchers arrested by IGP’s Special Tactical Squad’ recovered twelve cars

On August 26, 2016 8:20 PM

The Inspector General of Police’s Special Tactical Squad have carried out mass arrest of 29 suspects who have been linked with car snatching in different parts of the country. The arrest was as a result of the notorious removal of vehicles  where they are parked by unknown person(s). Twelve cars were recovered in the process.

Bellow are the names of the suspects and states suspects were arrested:

1. Masa’ud Muhammed (M) – Kano State

2. Abdulazeez Sani (M) – Kano State

3. Abdullahi Musa aka (Sabo) (M) – Plateau State

4. Sanusi Hassan (M) – Sokoto State

5. Samila Abdulkareem (M) – Kaduna State

6. Muhammed Sani Tukur (M) – Kaduna State

7. Inusa Ishiaku (M) – Zamfara State

8. Mohammed Zaiyanu (M) – Kano State

9. Zaiyanu Sanusi Hassan (M) – Sokoto State

10. Magaji Saidu (M) – Kaduna State

11. Tukur Ibrahim (M) – Kaduna State

12. Musa Salisu (M) – Kano State

13. Saidu Garba aka (Katako) – Kano State

14. Lawal Adamu (M) – Kogi State

15. Bature Alhaji Haruna (M) – Kano State

16. Abduibassi Umar (M) Kano State

17. Haruna Danladi (M) – Kano State

18. Adamu Rabiu (M) – Kogi State

19. Orodu Jeremiah (M) – Delta State

20. Nasiru Abbah (M) – Plateau State

21. Sadam Husaini (M) – Plateau State

22. Bello Magaji (M) – Kogi State

23. Abubakar Abdulahi (M) – Plateau State

24. Shahu Alhassan (M) – Plateau State

25. Ummar Hamza aka Papa (M) Kogi State

26. Emavwoyan Christopher (M) – Delta State

27. Suleiman Aliyu (M) – Plateau State

28. Hamza Daudu (M) – Plateau State

29. Shehu Alhassan (M) – Kogi State


Items (cars with their numbers) recovered from the suspects are

1. Toyota Corola Model 1983 No. (BUU 567TG – JTILOAE8200578- LIGHT GREEN)

2. Peugeot 206 Chasses. No. ( VF32AWFZE40911994 – ASH)

3. HONDA DC. No. (TRN 704 SY – 18GCM56836A046647- BLACK)


5. TOYOTA CAMRY LE Reg. No. (KMK 4T1BG22K4WU386224 – WHITE)

6. HONDA CIVIC Reg. No. (BU 669 EKY – JHMEK35550518661 – ASH)


8. HONDA CIVIC No. (ZHGEJ6675WH519691 – ASH)

9. HONDA ACADEMIC No. (CU 518 APP – 18GCD5650VA012475- BLACK)

10. HONDA CRV JEEP No. (JHLRD1852VC054054 – GREEN)

11. HONDA ACADEMIC No. (LKJ 182 AC – IHJCZ5608VA268268- ASH)

12. HONDA ACADEMIC No. (AG 280 KJR – IHGD5650TA073077- RED)

The above cars are in safe custody at the IGP’s Special Tactical Squad on Heinous crimes at SARS premises old Abattoir Guzape District, Abuja.

Members of the public are on this note advised to check the above list for possible identification. Evidence of proof of owner is a requirement to reclaiming the car should any identification be made



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