The Kogi state authorities introduced Monday that one of many detainees who escaped from the Kabba medium safety detention middle has been arrested.
He was caught destroying an Abuja Electrical energy Distribution Firm (AEDC) transformer.
The inmate’s identify was not disclosed, however he was reportedly arrested on Sunday night, September 26, 2021.
He was caught precisely two weeks after the jailbreak that led to his escape.
This was introduced by the State Safety Advisor Commodore Jerry Omodare at a peace camp organized by Motion Support Nigeria in cooperation with the Participation Initiative For Behavioral Change in Improvement (PIBCID).
SaharaReporter reported how unidentified armed males broke into the medium safety jail in Kabba, launched over 200 inmates and killed some guards.
Omodara stated when the fugitive was arrested, 132 detainees had been arrested who had escaped from jail.
He stated, “We have observed small adjustments and assaults instantly over the previous three weeks, we have redoubled our efforts, realigned our safety structure, and immediately I can guarantee you we’re getting it proper once more. The assault on a correctional facility in Kabba, by this morning we’ve got admitted 132 prisoners again to the correctional facility.
“We’re doing it proper as a result of the main target was on ensuring Kogi was secure. Safety is within the works and we will not say we’re completed with it. Within the USA, too, you’ll be able to nonetheless see assaults right here and there.
“The escaping prisoner who was caught in Kabba whereas destroying a transformer is again within the detention middle. The place is now higher paved. He went with one other suspect to destroy the AEDC transformer. He was arrested.
“We’ve observed that many transformers are being destroyed within the Kabba space. We arrange surveillance throughout our safety assembly, and that success was recorded yesterday.
“It has been proven to be within the blood. These criminals is not going to change. He was one of many inmates who escaped our correctional facility. He went again into society to commit extra crimes. He is obtained his Waterloo once more met.”