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NSCDC arrests suspected vandal in Kano

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The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Kano State Command, says it has arrested one suspect for alleged vandalism in the state.

The Corps Public Relations Officer in Kano, SC Ibrahim Idris-Abdullahi, said this in a statement on Tuesday in Kano.

Idris-Abdullahi said that the suspect, who hailed from Layin Tankin Magi, Kura Local Government Area of the state, was apprehended by the operatives of the corps attached to Garun Malam Divisional Office, during midnight patrols.

“The suspect was arrested while vandalising transformer fittings and electric pole at Dakasoye Village, in the Garun Malam Local Government Area,” he said.

He said that items recovered from the suspect included eight iron rods, three PHCN insulators, 43 quarter rod, three long nuts, aluminium rod, hammer and chisel.

He said the suspect would be charged to court upon completion of investigation.

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