A 45-year-old infamous automotive thief recognized as Baba Aliyu has been arrested for stealing a Toyota Camry with registration quantity RSH 379 AP.
The suspect who lives at Lambata space of Gurara Native Authorities Space of Niger state reportedly stole the automotive at Wuse space of FCT.
A police patrol staff hooked up to Gawu Babangida division intercepted the Toyota Camry car following a tip-off.
The command’s spokesperson, Wasiu Abiodun mentioned in a press release on Monday;
“The driving force refused to cease and the patrol staff gave the car a scorching chase, consequently, the motive force deserted the car at Lambata and took to his heels.
” Policemen chased the suspect and shot him on the leg earlier than he may very well be arrested”
The suspect who was rushed to the hospital for remedy could be charged to court docket after investigation has been concluded.