On 17/10/2019 at about 05:51hrs, a distress call was received from Kadobe village of Daddara Jibiya LGA that unknown gunmen invaded the village and carted away cows and goats. Joint patrol teams consisting Operations Puff Adder and Sharan Daji were mobilised to the scene and gave the bandits a hot chase and blocked all possible exits routes. in the spur of the moment the teams engaged the hoodlums in a gun duel and succeeded in dislodging them. The teams recovered ninety nine (99) cows, one hundred and twenty eight sheeps (128) and one donkey. The animals were returned and handed over to the owner one Tasiu Hamisu of same address. Investigation is ongoing with a view to trace and arrest the unrepentant bandits.
SP GAMBO ISAH, fnipr
POLICE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER
FOR:COMMISSIONER OF POLICE,
KATSINA STATE COMMAND,