‘I Don’t Regret Going Into Crime’- Suspect Says
One of the four armed robbers arrested by the Niger State Police Command at Ibelu village, a Fulani settlement in Magma Local Government Area of the state, said he has no regret going into crime.
The 20-year-old, Isuhu Usman, confessing to his various crimes in the state while being paraded on Wednesday, said he willingly committed the crime.
“I voluntarily and willingly committed the crime as nobody forced me into robbery.
“I am not going to beg anybody for the offence I committed knowingly. So, government should go ahead and jail me because I deserve it,” he told Nation
However, his accomplice, Bello Umar, regretting his actions pleaded for mercy “I regret my involvement in the crime and I plead with the Police to have mercy on me because I don’t know how I got into the gang.
“This is not my first time and I can’t explain how the crime went into my blood, because I have been on it for years and I pray that Allah will forgive me.”
Niger Police Public Relations Officer, Abigail Unaeze, confirming the arrest disclosed that investigations were still ongoin,g adding that the four suspects would be arraigned in court soon.