Nigeria Police in Katsina state successfully killed kidnappers and armed robbers terrorizing the state.
The kidnappers and armed robbers shot dead by the police in Katsina
A notorious syndicate of bandits, kidnappers, and armed robbers terrorizing Malumfashi, Faskari, Dandume, Bakori, Kankara and Sabuwa LGAs and neighbouring Kano and Zamfara states have been killed by men of the Katsina State Police Command.
The Commissioner of Police, CP Sanusi Buba, who made the disclosure while briefing newsmen at the command headquarters on Monday, February 24, said that the suspects were accosted on their way to an operation at a location in Gwarzo LGA of Kano state.
“On 23/02/2020 at about 22:00hrs, based on intelligence report, the Command succeeded in busting a notorious syndicate of Bandits, kidnappers, and armed robbers terrorizing Malumfashi, Faskari, Dandume, Bakori, Kankara and Sabuwa LGAs of Katsina state and neighbouring Kano and Zamfara states. Nemesis caught up with members of the syndicate when they were accosted along Mararabar – Kankara road on their way to commit Kidnapping and armed robbery at a location in Gwarzo LGA of Kano state,” the CP said.
The following suspects were arrested:
“Hassan Fulani Audu, m, aged 30yrs of Kadawa village, Dandume LGA, Katsina Ahmadu Lawal, m, aged 19yrs of Maska village, Funtua LGA of Katsina state Iliyasu Alh Adamu alia Yello, m, aged 28yrs of Bakin Dutse, Jibiri, Funtua LGA of Katsina state, Nura Abdullahi, m, aged 22yrs of Yar-Tafki, village Funtua LGA of Katsina state Ahmed Abdullahi, m, aged 25yrs of Yar-Tafki village, Funtua LGA of Katsina state