Nigeria: Bandits kill 4 people, injure 4 others, leave 5 kidnapped victims in Kaduna
By Ahmad Hadizat Omayoza, Mamos Nigeria
Kaduna State Police Command has showed that its operatives have rescued 5 abducted sufferers and arrested a suspected kidnapper, after an operation in which bandits killed 4 and injured others.
The command`s Spokesperson, ASP Mansur Hassan, in a statement, defined that the Commissioner of Police, Kaduna State Command, Musa Yusuf Garba, commiserated with the households of these that misplaced their lives all through the unlucky incident, which happened on October 6, 2023, at approximately 23.30 hours at Unguwan Dankali, Zaria LGA, of Kaduna State.
According to him, “on receipt of the misery call, the Divisional Police Officer Dan Magaji Division and the Area Commander Zaria Area Command, mobilized employees without delay to the region in which six people had been discovered seriously injured.”
“They had been without delay evacuated to the Muslim Clinic Hospital Zaria, in which the medical doctors on obligation showed 4 of the sufferers dead, even as the ultimate sufferers had been without delay admitted withinside the stated Hospital.
“Thereafter, the joint reaction groups which include the Police, Military and Civilian JTF went in pursuit of the bandits and because of the advanced hearthplace energy of the safety forces, the hoodlums had been pressured to desert 5 (5) abducted sufferers namely: Halima Musa `F` 27 years, Rukaiya Salisu `F` 25 years, Ummi Sadisu `F`, Yusuf Musa `M` eight months and Aisha Rabiu `F` 2 years.”
Hassan said that the sufferers had been without delay rescued and conveyed to the above cited Hospital.
Meanwhile, one of the suspects named Mansir Umar `M` of After Rail Unguwar Dankali become without delay arrested in ownership of numerous army wooded area camouflage wears and become strongly suspected to be one of the gunmen who attacked the stated community.
“Meanwhile, preliminary investigations have been launched and the suspects are cooperating with the police and joint efforts are being intensified to apprehend the remaining fugitive robbers.”
“Kaduna Police Command. Mr. Musa Yusuf and Mr. CP Garba expressed their gratitude to the police. They expressed their condolences to the deceased family members and voluntarily provided the police with relevant information that could lead to the arrest of the remaining fugitive robbers. “I called on the people to do so. That is what I demanded,” he said in a statement.