A known auto thief who specializes in stealing cars has been apprehended by the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command.
ASP Daniel Ndirpaya, the Police Public Relations Officer, said in a statement that Badawi Abdullahi Ahmed, 38, takes cars from where they are parked.
Ahmed allegedly stole a blue Toyota Corolla with the registration number FKJ 625 DV from Aguiyi Ironsi street in Maitama, Abuja, in his most recent incident.
The culprit was pursued by police detectives from Maitama Division to Talata Mafara in Zamfara, where he was apprehended and arrested with the vehicle.
The car, two suspected master keys and a bag containing mechanical tools were recovered from him.
The suspect will be arraigned in court upon conclusion of investigation, the police said.