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Fake Soldier Who Conned 22 Residents In Nasarawa Arrested By NSCDC

Fake Soldier Who Conned 22 Residents In Nasarawa Arrested By NSCDC

Fake Soldier Who Conned 22 Residents In Nasarawa Arrested By NSCDC

Fake Soldier Who Conned 22 Residents In Nasarawa Arrested By NSCDC

In the Keffi-Wambai community, Lafia Local Government Area, the Nasarawa State command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has detained a fake soldier.

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Moses Ayaka, the suspect, admitted to defrauding around 22 people in the neighborhood for a total of N440,000.

The State Commandant, Abbas Bappa Muhammed, who spoke through the spokesperson, DSC Jerry Victor, parading the suspect at the State Command Headquarters of the NSCDC in Lafia on Tuesday, said the suspect was arrested based on the tip-off made available to the suspect by a member of the public and a victim.

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“The suspect was arrested by the gallant men of the Command on the 9th September 2022 at about 1700hrs in Keffi-Wambai, Lafia LGA of Nasarawa State,” the spokesperson stated.

Fake Soldier Who Conned 22 Residents In Nasarawa Arrested BY NSCDC

“The suspect who is an indigene of Bakin Ayini, in Kokona local government area of Nasarawa State, was caught with various items that belong to the military, these items include No1 Dress, 1 set of Camouflage, P-Cap Tie, Military inner vest, sophisticated and poisonous Jack-knife and a motorcycle he allegedly stole from one of his victims.

“The suspect confessed that some of the items were sold to him by one LCPL Gabriel serving in Maiduguri, Borno State and LCPL Daniel serving in Calabar, Cross-River State who he claimed are serving military personnel.

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“The suspect, Moses Ayaka,32yrs, confessed to having defrauded over 22 individuals amounting to N440,000 and attributed it to the handiwork of the devil. He will be charged to the competent court of jurisdiction for prosecution after the investigation is concluded,” he added.

DSC Jerry further called on the people of the State to be security conscious, and report any suspected movement in and around their vicinity, to any security agencies closer to them.

NSCDC arrests fake soldier who defrauded 22 residents in Nasarawa

NSCDC arrests fake soldier who defrauded 22 residents in Nasarawa


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