Police in Katsina ambush armed robbers, recover stolen car
The Katsina State Police command said it recovered a Toyota Highlander after the robbers and occupants fled and abandoned the vehicle.
“Today (Tuesday) being 17/09/2019 at about 03:30hrs, based on a tip off, patrol team attached to Danja Division were alerted that armed robbers in possession of dangerous weapons attacked the residence of one Mr. Emmanuel Ayni of Graceland Quarters, Zaria, Kaduna and robbed him of Toyota Highlander 2008 Model Jeep, Ash in colour, with registration number RBC 434 JA and were coming towards Katsina state.
“The Police team blocked the road and waited for the hoodlums. On sighting the police the hoodlums abandoned the said vehicle and escaped into the bush. The police team recovered the said vehicle and other incriminating items in the vehicle. Investigation is ongoing,” SP Isah however said.