By Buba Gagigo
The Gambia Police Force has announced arresting three men in separate cases forpossessing suspected stolen sheep.
One of the arrests was in Farato involving one 29 years old Abdou Bah, a 29-year- old; while the other case involved two people around Pipeline for similar crime.
“Personnel of the Police Intervention Unit Charlie Platoon, during early morning patrols around Kanifing and West Coast Regions arrested 29 years old Abdou Bah at Farato, for being in possession of a suspected stolen sheep.
“Similarly, the Delta and VIP Platoons also during routine vehicle checks intercepted a yellow taxi with registration number BJL 6020 L around Pipeline. Search was conducted on the taxi leading to the discovery of a suspected stolen sheep placed on the front seat of the taxi. Two suspects were arrested by the names Modou Jallow 30, and Modou Lamin Ceesay 27 years old,” ,” the police said on their Facebook page on 7th June 2021.
According to the statement, the suspects are helping the Police in their investigations while the public is urged to volunteer and report any information about criminal activities within their communities.
The said arrests were made by the recently constituted ‘Operation Zero Crime’ comprising the different security apparatus of the state.