The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), Kano Sector Command, has arrested a suspected impersonator with a Military Identity Card.
The Acting Sector Commander, Ahmed Mohammed, disclosed this to newsmen on Saturday.
Mohammed said, the suspect was arrested by FRSC officials, “on Thursday, 4/1/2018 while on a special patrol tagged: ’Operation Zero’, along Kano – Kaduna road.
”Our men accosted one Gude Ude, who claimed to be personnel of the FRSC, while driving a Sharon Vehicle.
”After investigation, a FRSC uniform was found in his possession and he was arraigned at the Special Mobile Court attached to the Special Patrol Operations.
“The suspect also presented a military ID Card, claiming to be a soldier and was arrested when he attempted to escape.
“He was charged to a Magistrates’ Court.
“It is in view of this that we wish to draw the attention and warn the general public to always beware of fraudsters, who claim to be members of the Corps and defraud innocent victims.”
Mohammed, however, urged the general public to report suspected cases to nearest FRSC or Police stations.