Information reaching Kossyderrickent has it that a phone thief by name, Hamza Usman, from Maidahini village, has been caught and arrested after sleeping during night operation at a mosque.
According to information, Hamza Usman (31-year-old) thief from Maidahini village was caught in the early hours of Friday in front of a mosque at Bayan Kara, Birnin Kebbi. He was seen with multiple phones he had stolen from people.
Hamza Usman says he and two others had gone for the robbery attack, but the other two ran away.
Yakubu Ahmed wrote:
“CAUGHT RED HANDED
Hamza Usman, 31, from Maidahini village was caught in the early hours of today with multiple handsets at Bayan Kara, Birnin Kebbi.
He claimed that he was in the company of two others (now at large) who have been stealing phones at night in houses when people had gone to bed.
“He went into a mosque at night after scaling walls of some houses and stealing phones and was about stealing gadgets when he suddenly fell asleep. He was arrested when worshippers began trooping in for early morning prayers.
He has since been handed over to police authorities.”