Fake soldier tries to free detained suspect

A man dressed up as a soldier and went to secure the release of a detained suspect has been arrested in Niger State.

Emmanuel Dominic, 28, was arrested when he went to Maitumbi police station in Minna to free his friend who was in custody, police said.

During interaction with the police operatives, Dominic who wore Nigerian Army service number 05313, was discovered to be fake as he could not answer some routine questions usually posed to security personnel.

(THE NATION)