Insecurity: Another group of deadly kidnappers arrested in Katsina
On 17/02/2019 at about 20:00hrs, based on a tip off, the Katsina State Police Command succeeded in smashing a notorious syndicate of serial rapists, armed robbers and kidnappers at Kankara LGA of Katsina state.
The suspects met their waterloo after a fierce encounter with gallant police officers of the Command which led to the arrest of one Mu’azu Lado, ‘m’, aged 35yrs and Haruna Lado, ‘m’, aged 30yrs both of Kankara LGA of Katsina state.
On 11/02/2019 at about 02:00hrs, the syndicate invaded the houses of one Alh Bello Barume and Dahiru Shabiri both of Santar Sharere village, Kankara LGA of Katsina state, raped three (3) underage girls and robbed of money and property valued over N200,000:00k.
In the course of investigation suspects confessed to have committed the crime along with one Atiku Manu and Hamza Manu both ‘m’ of Kankara LGA of Katsina state (now at large).
Investigation is ongoing.