The Katsina State Police Command said it has succeeded in the arrest of a notorious member of a kidnap syndicate, one Haruna Adamu, who hails from Zamfara State in Batsari LGA, Katsina State.
This is contained in a statement signed by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Gambo Isa and made available to newsmen including Katsina Post.
According to the Command, Adamu was arrested in Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State where he and his other gang members, who are now at large, reportedly attacked a family.
SP Isah further said, “The syndicate attacked the house of one Mustapha Sani ‘M’ of Bakon Zabo Village, Batsari; and attempted to kidnap his two wives but they were resisted.
“They were pursued and the said Haruna was arrested by a combined team of Police and vigilante members of the village.
“The Command continues to solicit for the co-operation and support of the general public in the fight against banditry.”