Friday, December 2, 2022

Police Neutralize Two Terrorists’ After Repelling Attack On Katsina Community

Men of the Katsina State Police Command have repelled an attack by terrorists who invaded Kahiyal Bugaje village in Jibia Local Government Area of the state.

The development was disclosed in a statement released by the spokesperson of the command, SP Gambo Isah.

He said police also neutralized two of the terrorists and recovered one AK-47 rifle with three rounds of 7.62MM live ammunition.

He stated:

“Today 11/04/2022, at about 01130hrs, a distress call was received that terrorists in their numbers, on motorbikes, armed with AK 47 rifles, were sighted at Kahiyal, Bugaje village, Jibia LGA, to commit their heinous activities.”

“Consequently, a combined team of Police Anti-Kidnapping Unit and vigilante swiftly arrived at the scene and engaged the hoodlums into a fierce gun duel.”

“The team successfully repelled the terrorists and neutralized two of them. In the course of scanning the scene, one AK 47 rifle with three (3) rounds of 7.62mm ammunition were recovered. Some of the terrorists escaped the scene with gun shots wounds as search parties are still combing the area with a view of arresting the fleeing terrorists.”


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