The Nigeria Police force in Nasarawa State said they have arrested a fake soldier identified as Timothy Emmanuel, who has terrorized residents in some part of the State.
The State Police Commissioner, Adesina Soyemi, made this known while parading 60 suspects in the Force Headquarters in Lafia who are accused of committing different crimes.
CP Adesina revealed that the impersonating soldier hail from Quanpan Local Government Area of Plateau State, and was arrested following a tip received where he was trying to escape in a black Toyota Corolla car with registration number Abuja BWA 973.
Timothy Emmanuel is said to have stolen the AK47 he was caught with from a Civil defense personnel and used it in perpetrating his nefarious activities in Karu and Lafia, including the stealing of the car he was driving in.
It was also reported that the Army uniform he was impersonating with, was also stolen from his uncle, a military personnel serving in Maiduguri.