The Plateau State Police command, yesterday, paraded the woman who,
last week, stole a seven-day old baby in Bokkos Local Government Area
and her accomplice who had faked a pregnancy to con her husband for
Parading the two alongside other suspects, state Commissioner of
Police Mr. Chris Olakpe, said the housewife, Chundung Lagi Jugu,
allegedly colluded with Elizabeth Zakari to steal the baby boy whose
mother was on admission to justify the fake pregnancy.
According to him,"The suspects deceived one Mrs. Juliana Zakari who
was delivered of a baby boy through caesarian operation after one week
while she was still on admission that the governor's wife was visiting
Bokkos Local Government Area to assist all women who had their babies
through caesarian operation and they took away her one-week old baby
to an unknown destination."
He said the suspects were arrested in Bukuru, Jos South Local Government Area.
Also paraded were three suspected killers of a nine-year-old girl
whose corpse was found with vital parts removed in an uncompleted
building in Fillin-Sukwa area of Jos.
The girl had been declared missing when she did not return after her
grandmother sent her on an errand.
The commissioner said two of the suspects had confessed that they were
contracted by one Aminu Saleh, to get a girl for N400,000 which made
them to trick the unsuspecting girl identified as Umi Salma and
He said the two confessed to having earlier sold a 12-year-old girl to
the same Aminu Saleh for N300,000 but claimed he was yet to pay them
for the last deal.
A 53-year old man alleged to have raped a 10-year old girl was also paraded.
Another middled aged man was paraded for alleged robbery, snatching a
Toyota Corolla car from a lady at Zarmanganda area of Jos while two
others were alleged to have stolen a Honda car from a shop.