Police Parade 19 Suspects Over Death Of Gen. Alkali
The Plateau Police Command has paraded nineteen suspects in connection with the disappearance and death of Maj. Gen. Idris Alkali (rtd) and said investigations are still ongoing
DSP Terna Tyopev, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the State Police Command paraded the suspects to journalists on Sunday in Jos.
According to Tyopev, the nineteen suspects paraded include the thirteen earlier handed over to the police command by the military, while the remaining six were among the eight the police declared wanted in connection with the crime.
“On Oct. 17, the military handed over 13 suspects to us in connection with the disappearance and death of Maj. Gen. Idris Alkali (rtd).
“After a painstaking interrogation on Oct. 21 we also declared eight suspects wanted. Six out of the eight reported themselves to the police, but two are at large.
“So, the 19 suspects paraded today consist of the 13 handed over to us, and the six that reported themselves to us, ” he said.
He said two among the eight suspects declared wanted are still at large.
The Police Public Relations Officer said after a painstaking interrogation, the command declared eight suspects wanted on the 21st of October 2018.
He said the suspects would soon be arraigned in court .
Maj. Gen. Alkali who was declared missing on the 3rd of September left Abuja and was on his way to Bauchi, via Jos.
BY /DORCAS GWANI JOS.