Four killed in fresh katsina bandits attacks

Written by on August 19, 2019

About four  villagers from  tsayu village of Jibiya Local Government Area of Katsina state were killed in fresh banditry attacks on Monday,19th August,2019.

In a press release made available to newsmen by the Spokesman of Katsina State Police Command, Mr Gezawa,said the DPO Jibiya reported that at about the early hours of Monday, a group of armed bandits invaded tsayu village and carted away with four (4) cows.

The report further confirmed that the villagers mobilized and followed the bandits into the forest, ostensibly to recover the stolen cows

He said’’ the bandits killed four (4) of the villagers and escaped into the thick hilly mountainous forest’’.

‘’ the command wishes to advice the people to always implore the measures of synergy and cooperation with security agencies in dealing with the menace of cattle rustlers, kidnapping, armed banditry, armed robbery and all forms of criminals and criminality in our society’’.


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