Self defense: Residents chase away armed bandits with stones in Katsina
Reports reaching Katsina Post has it that residents of Ruma Tsohon Gari village of Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State have chased away suspected bandits that wanted to attack them on Tuesday night.
Local sources informed us that the residents already had a leaked information that the bandits will attack them in the night.
That prompted the youths among them to form groups, armed themselves with stones and hide on mountains close by.
“We took cover and stay alerted and it didn’t take long before we heard them (bandits) coming”, one of the residents simply identified as Rabe told Katsina Post.
Katsina Post also learned that after the youths repelled the attack at Ruma Tsohon Gari, the bandits then went to another village nearby called Gangara in Jibia Local Government and unleashed their attack.
Inc Gangara, reports said that they rustled many cattle and stole valuables.