Somaliland: Police in Burao Nab Five Suspected Criminals

Police in Burao Nab Five Suspected Criminals

Somalilandsun: News filtering out Togdheer region confirms that local police are in a state of vigilance following the arrest of five suspicious men.

According to the government owned Dawan Newspaper the suspects were arrested after an operation led the regional police commandant.

Speaking to journalists in the regional capital Burao the provincial police commissioner lieutenant colonel Abdi Mohammed Farah has revealed that they held an operation to flush out suspected criminals hiding amongst the population hence the arrest of the five men.

Lieutenant colonel Abdi said, “We have detained some suspicious men. We are trying to find out their origin and their purported mission in Somaliland. Until our investigation is completed we cannot divulge information.”

The police in the town have been put in state of alertness to counter any eventualities. As we went to press our mission to reach the police boss proved futile.

Guled Abdi Mahir