Police arrest 2 armed robbers after gun battle, recover pistol in Katsina
The Katsina state Police Command under the leadership of CP Sanusi Buba, psc, has yet recorded another tremendous achievement in the fight against crime and criminality in the state.
On 16/10/2019 at about 21:30hrs, Operatives attached to Sabon Gari Division, Katsina Metropolitan area responded to a distress call, with the report that armed robbers had attacked residents of Sabon Dawa Quarters, Katsina.
The team arrived timely, engaged and chased the hoodlums into a nearby garden. The team succeeded in arresting the following members of the gang and recovered one fabricated Barreta Pistol.
Isah Ibrahim, m, aged 30yrs of Tudun Yan Lihida Quarters Katsina and
Lawal Bilal, m, aged 25yrs of Kofar Marusa Quarters, Katsina.
In the course of investigation, suspects confessed to the crime and mentioned two others who are presently at large to be their accomplices. Investigation is ongoing.