Jigawa Police Command said it had arrested five suspects for allegedly defrauding people in banks through Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) in Dutse.
The command’s Public Relations Officer, SP Abdu Jinjiri disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Dutse on Wednesday.
He said the suspects were apprehended during “Operation Flush Out” which was carried out recently in the state.
“During the operation we arrested one Rilwanu Sambo, 31 and his wife Sadiya Rilwanu, 29, from Bauchi state for defrauding people in banks through Automated Teller Machines (ATM) in Dutse,” he said.
Jinjiri said another person Yusuf Aminu, 28, from Borno, was also arrested for the same offence while Zakari Saidu, 25, from Yola, Adamawa, Auwalu Musa, 25, from Birnin Kudu were also apprehended for theft.
He explained that based on comp