Operation Puff Adder: Police arrest 15 suspected armed bandits in Katsina
No fewer than Fifteen suspected bandits have been arrested in Katsina State by operatives of Operation Puff Adder after a raid on some criminal hideouts around Rugu Forest, the state Commissioner of Police, Sanusi Buba said.
Buba said suspects were picked from Garin Waziri and Mahuta villages in Safana LGA and Ilella village of Batsari LGA of the state.
The suspects are Jamilu Abu, Yarima Lawal, Tasi’u Tukur, Abu Audu, and Samaila Abubakar all of Waziri village.
Others are Hamisu Bawa, Yusuf Inusa, Rabe Sani, Bilya Yakubu, Ibrahim Bawa, Yusuf Abdullahi and Abdullahi Ibrahim.
Recall that the police also arrested a student of Federal University Dutsin-Ma (FUDMA) with a pistol while conducting patrol.