Sanusi Lauwali, a suspect in suspected kidnapping and armed robbery, has been detained by the Bauchi State Police Command. During the religious jos crisis, Plateau State, the suspect also admitted to killing five persons.
While being paraded by the state commissioner of police, Sylvester Alabi, at the state command headquarters, Lauwali revealed this.
When there is a religious issue in the state, the suspect said, his boss sends them firearms to murder Christians.
He also said that while he does not know the actual number of individuals he has killed, it is at least five.
“I can’t recall how many people I’ve murdered; it’s not up to ten, but I guess it’s at least five,” he remarked.
I killed these people during religious crises in Plateau State. These are the people I shot and killed.”
The suspect when asked where he gets the gun he uses during the attack said, “It is our boss that gives us the guns.
”I live in Tunga village outside Jos, but anytime there is a crisis, he will send us to the place to go and kill Christians.
ran away and went back to my hometown in Ningi (Local Government Area), for about one year now.
“It was when I went back that they informed security agents who arrested me; although I know I am guilty of what they are accusing me of.
The guy, who is from Gudale village in Ningi LGA of Bauchi state, is a suspected serial kidnapping and armed robber, according to the Commissioner of Police.
He revealed that he was captured by intelligence on September 12, 2021, at 5 p.m.
“Among his gang members are one Ali, one Bammi, and welcome,” Alabi stated (real name not yet known).
“He stated that he received N250,000 as his part of the proceeds of crime from their abducted victim at Dabar Tsintsiya village.”
The commissioner stated that an investigation is currently underway to capture more conspirators.