From: Femi Oyelola, Kaduna
Operatives of Kaduna State Police Command has foiled a robbery attack along Jaba Road in Tudun Wada, Kaduna South Local Goverment Area of the state.
The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the Command ASP Mohammed Jalige stated this in a statement made available to the media in kaduna yesterday.
The statement stated that the Command received a distress call through Divisional Police Officer Tudun Wada, that unknown armed men invaded Jada road in a bid to commit heinous crime in the area and disrupt the peace being enjoyed currently in the area.
The statement further stated that Police patrol team were immediately dispatched to the area.
“The handlooms on sighting the Police patrol vehicle, started shooting sporadically.
“The Officers involved were very tactical in response and their operational sagacity succeeded in repelling the attack.
“They recovered twenty four (24) rounds of live 7.62 x 39mm ammunitions; thirty (30) polymer-cased 12-guage shotgun shells; a Toyota Corolla LE, Ash colour with Reg.No. ABJ 704 MX; a driver’s license and ATM cards.”