From: Femi Oyelola, Kaduna
Operatives of Kaduna State Police Command has foiled attempted kidnap of an Indian expatriate at Dankande area of Igabi council.
The Police Public Relations Officer ( PPRO ) of the Command ASP Mohammad Jalige stated this in a statement made available in kaduna yesterday.
The statement added that one of the bandits was neutralized in the gun duel and 4 fully loaded AK47 magazines was recovered.
The statement explained that “on the 21st June, 2021 at about 2133hrs while escorting an expatriate to Plan Farm Phase at Dankande area of Igabi council, its men ran into an ambush laid by suspected armed bandits who in their desperate attempt to kidnap the expatriate, shot berserkly at the officers.
ASP Jalige disclosed that the gun duel lasted for some time but the operatives were able to repel the bandits and secure the Indian expatriate unhurt.