Katsina State Police Command says it has neutralized five terrorists in a fierce gun duel at Kuru and Dangani villages of Matazu and Musawa Local Government Areas of the state.
The Command’s Public Relations Officer SP Gambo Isah stated this at press conference in Katsina.
SP Isah said in the course of fight against insurgency in the areas, a number of suspects that had been on the wanted list of police were arrested.
He said the items recovered included 1 AK47 riffle with 7 ammunitions, 81 cows, 64 sheeps, 1 donkey and 1 motor vehicle.
The PPRO explained that the suspects confessed to having committed the offence and will be charged to court after investigation was completed.
He assured the public that the command was resolute in the ongoing fight against bandits until they are arrested and dealt with in accordance with extant laws of the land.