Police in Bauchi have averted what could have been a nude party in Dass Local Government Area of the State.
The suspected organisers of the nude party were part of the 22 persons paraded by the state command in connection with offences that include rape, theft, rituals , indecent acts, cultism and robbery among other heinous crimes.
The state Commissioner of police, Lawan Tanko Jimeta, while parading the suspects, stated that the command received intelligence report from Dass local government which led to the successful arrest of the syndicate allegedly responsible for committing criminal acts within the state.
“The syndicates gained notoriety for thuggery, phone snatching and indecent acts including sex parties.
The Command raised a team of detectives led by the commander, Rapid Response Squad, who immediately embarked on on a round the clock operation which resulted in their arrest”.
CP Jimeta, who was represented by the Police Public Relations Officer DSP Ahmed Wakil, said the sustained and unwavering efforts of the command towards combating crimes and criminalities in the state is paying off as the state is gradually becoming crime free.
In an interview, one of the suspects Idris Abdullahi, 20, denied having a hand in organising the nude party in Dass.
Abdullahi said that prior to his arrest, he usually indulged in minor theft, stressing that he has retired since.