The Katsina State Police Command on Tuesday paraded a gang of armed robbers who attacked a 75-year-old farmer, Abdulkadir Mikka, and shot dead one of his children.
The Commissioner of Police in the state, Muhammed Wakili, revealed that the syndicate robbed the farmer and killed his son in Burma village in the Funtua Local Government Area of the state.
The police said three members of the robbery syndicate had been arrested.
The suspects were identified as Sani Zubairu, 38; Ma’aruf Lawal, 23; and Ibrahim Hassan, 23, who all lived in Burma village.
The CP, Wakili, said the suspects had confessed to the crime while the police were making further efforts to arrest other fleeing members of the gang.