Adamawa state police command has arrested one Atiku Ibrahim 37years and Adamu Ibrahim 40years, identified as inmates who escaped from Kuje correctional facility, following the attacked on the facility that freed over 500 on the 5th June 2022.
The escapees were arrested by the Command Operatives attached to Crack Squad.
SP Suleiman Yahaya Nguroje Adamawa Command Public Relation Officer made this known in a statement, issued on Monday.
He said the escaped suspects, were arrested for Cattle Rustling and other nefarious activities.
During interrogation they confessed to have been in Kuje Correctional custody since 2021, following allegation of Arms dealing against them. they also confessed to have escaped into Adamawa state until their arrest.
They further stated that they were awaiting trial in a case of Arms dealing and Unlawful possession of firearms.
The Commissioner of police, CP Afolabi Babatola directed for the immediate handing over of the escapees to the Nigeria Correctional Service (NCS), Adamawa state for further necessary action.