BREAKING: Katsina Police Command arrest gang of 7 notorious Kidnappers in Safana
On the 7/03/2018 at about 20:30hrs, based on a tip off, the Katsina State Police Command succeeded in busting a notorious syndicate of armed robbers/kidnappers/cattle rustlers terrorizing Safana, Kurfi and Dutsinma LGAs of Katsina state.
According to the press release signed by the Police public relations officer Isah Gambo and seen by our correspondent, nemesis caught up with the syndicate when it had a fierce encounter with Operation Sharan Daji Police Patrol Team attached to Safana Division.
The statement also state that the following suspects were arrested during the raid:
1. Ya’u Ishuhu ‘m’ aged 30yrs of Tsaskiya village, Safana LGA of Katsina state
2. Iliyasu Isah ‘m’ aged 30yrs of Jikamshi village, Musawa LGA of Katsina state
3. Umaru Ibrahim ‘m’ aged 25yrs of Garin Wazirin village, Safana
4. Tukur Abdulaziz ‘m’ aged 30yrs of Wurma village, Kurfi LGA of Katsina state
5. Ibrahim Rabi’u ‘m’ aged 30yrs of Tsaskiya village, Safana LGA of Katsina state
6. Ibrahim Mamman ‘m’ aged 40yrs of Rawayau village, Kurfi LGA of Katsina state
7. Bala Babangida ‘m’ aged 25yrs of Rawayau village, Kurfi LGA of Katsina state
Also, the exhibits recovered from them include two AK 47 rifles with Breech nos. 56045391 and 071498975 with two empty magazines.
The suspects have also confessed to be the masterminds of armed robbery attacks of 1/3/2018 at Dankalgo – Rawayau village Kurfi LGA of Katsina state and others.