The police in Bauchi have arrested 2 men in the state after they were accused of robbery.
The suspects, one Hussaini Musa and an accomplice, were accused of using snakes to scare their victims before robbing them of their belongings.
The Police Public Relations Officer for the state, DSP Haruna Mohammed said:
“A police patrol attached to GRA Division arrested the suspects who specialize in using snakes to rob their victims.
“The suspects, who are snake charmers, used a giant snake to attack one Ahmed Idris, 35, and dispossess him of N7000 and a phone.”
The accused persons were reportedly found in possession of three vehicles, one snake and four iron doors at the time of their arrest.