On 17/11/2019 at about 03:10hrs, bandits in their numbers, armed with AK47 Rifles, shooting sporadically, attacked the residence of one Alhaji Sa’adu Dan Bagalo, m, aged 50yrs of Kofar Kudu, Kaita LGA of Katsina state and abducted him, according to the Police Public Relations officer, Katsina State command.
According to him, Police Patrol Team attached to Kaita Division responded to the scene and gave the hoodlums a hot chase into the bush.
As the chase got closer and the hoodlums can no longer sustained the tempo, they killed the victim and one Bawale Inusa, m, aged 58yrs of the same address and escaped through the bush path.
One Police officer and two others sustained various degrees of injuries during the fierce encounter.
Detectives led by DC CID, KTS, are combing the scene and surrounding bushes with a view of unraveling the full identity of the perpetrators.
Investigation is ongoing