One 37-years-old Abdulkareem Muhammed has been arrested by the Katsina State Police Command with 32 litres of petrol in 3 polythene bags which was hidden inside a travelling bag. HGS Media Plus report.
The suspect was said to have been arrested along Katsina-jibiya road by some patrol officers and was paraded at the Command Headquarters on Tuesday, October 26, 2020.
According to report, some officers had sighted the suspect from a distance with the thought that he was a regular man travelling with clothes, only for them to discover that there was petrol in 3 polythene bags approximately 32 litres.
Upon realizing that he has be caught, the suspects denied being the owner of the products, adding that it was meant for bandits but wanted to resale them in his village.
He later pleaded for mercy and promised to stop if let off the hook.