Police in Niger State nabbed students of Izom Science Secondary School, Gurara Local Government Area of the state for allegedly stealing used female pants.
Security men also arrested, one Mohammed Ali, a 24 year-old tailor of State Low Cost, Lapai town, Lapai Local Government Area of the state for similar offence.
The spokesman of the police command DSP Muhammad D-Inna Abubakar stated that the students were nabbed following complaints by victims.
“Acting on the complaints, our operatives of Kaffin-Koro Division arrested one Abubakar Sadiq aged 18 and Ephraim Isaiah, 19, both students of Izom Science Secondary, Gurara LGA in connection with stealing pants,” he said
Abubakar stated that the felony have clients waiting to buy the stolen pants.
He said one of the suspects, Mohammed Ali, stated that one Malam Madaji Yabajeko of Agaie Local Government Area, receives the pants from them.
Ali also said that he had stolen three pants at different locations in the area, he was about to steal another after gaining access through a broken window when a lady blew the whistle.