Breaking: Police rescue 6 female kidnapped victims in Katsina
Some men of the Nigeria Police force, Katsina State command has rescued six female kidnapped victims from Mata-Mulki village of Batsari LGA of Katsina State.
The rescue operation was carried out on Wednesday, 1st January 2020.
This was contained in a statement signed by the Police Public Relations officer, SP Gambo Isah.
“On 01/01/2020 at about 12:30hrs, a distress call was received that unrepentant bandits in their numbers armed with AK 47 rifles have kidnaped some women working inside a farm at Mata-Mulki village of Batsari LGA of Katsina state.
“Operation Puff Adder led by DPO Batsari swiftly moved to the area. The team gave the hoodlums a hot chase into the forest and engaged them into a gun duel.
“Consequently, the bandits abandoned the victims and ran into the forest. And the team succeeded in rescuing one Zahara’u Abdullahi, aged 16yrs and four other young women all of Mata-Mulki village of Batsari LGA of katsina state”, the statement said.