From: Femi Oyelola, Kaduna
Kaduna State Police Command has foiled a kidnapping attempt by bandits’ along Buruku Birnin Gwari road around Unguwan Yako and rescued 15 victims.
The Police Public Relations Officer ASP Muhammad Jalige stated this in a statement made available to media in kaduna yesterday.
The statement stated that on the 8th April, 2021, unknown gunmen suspected to be bandits in large number, bearing dangerous weapons blocked Buruku Birnin Gwari road around Unguwan Yako forest in an attempt to kidnap the occupants of two (2) Volkswagen vehicles, with Reg. No. AE 355 EDE while the other unregistered.
“A swift response by the Operatives of the Kaduna Police Command forced the marauding bandits to retreat and flee into the forest with bullet wounds abandoning their victims.”