FCT Police Arrest Man For Impersonation Of Police Boss

The FCT Police Command has arrested one Jibrin Bakari at an Estate in Kukwaba area of Games Village for posing as a retired Assistant Commissioner of Police, while trying to gain forceful entrance into the estate.

This is contained in a statement signed by the FCT Public Relations Officer, Mr Anjuguri Manzah in Abuja.

According to the statement, the suspect who claimed to be on official assignment at the estate was arrested by a Police officer after he failed to provide convincing information to substantiate his claim of being a serving Police officer.

It says preliminary investigation revealed that the suspect also parades himself as a retired Chief Superintendent of Police within his residential area at Sabon Lugbe.

One fake police identity card was recovered from him as an exhibit.

The statement urges members of the public to beware of impersonators and report all suspected persons within their environs promptly.

It adds that the suspect will be arraigned in court upon conclusion of investigation.


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