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Police Rescue 11 Kidnapped Victims, Recover Rustled Animals in Katsina

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Katsina State Command of Nigeria Police says it has successfully rescued eleven kidnapped victims who were recently kidnapped at Sabon Garin Safana in Safana LGA of the State.

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Acccording to the statement by Katsina Command’s Spokesperson SP Gambo Isah, the Command based on credible on intelligence rescued all the kidnapped victims.

” today 14th November, 2021 based on credible intelligence, the Command succeeded in rescuing all the eleven (11) kidnapped victims of Sabon Garin Safana, in a bandits’ hideout, at the outskirt of Tsaskiya village, Safana LGA of Katsina state.

He recalled  that bandits attacked Sabon Garin Safana village, on 12th November, 2021 and kidnapped eleven (11) members of the village.

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The statement aslo said the victims were taken to Dutsinma General Hospital for medical examination and treatment noting that the victims have already been reunited with their respective families.

SP Gambo further said effort is on top gear with a view to arresting peretrators of the crime.

Similarly, the statement disclosed that police has repelled bandit’s attacked at Gidan Duka Village, Kankara LGA of the state.

” On 14th November,2021 at about 0230hrs, bandits in their numbers, armed with AK 47 rifles, attacked Gidan Duka village, Kankara LGA of Katsina state and rustled unspecified number of domestic animals. DPO Kankara and team swiftly responded to the distress call and chased after the hoodlums.”

The statement pointed out that the team intercepted the bandits at Danmarabu village and engaged them in a gun duel.

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It maintained that the bandits escaped into the forest abandoning all the rustled animals, comprising thirty-eight (38) cows and eleven (11) sheep.

The statement added that the team also recovered one Bajaj operational motorcycle belonging to the bandits, explaining that investigation into the matter is ongoing.

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