Operatives of the Kaduna State Police Command have killed one bandit throughout a gun duel and recovered one AK49 assault rifle, a domestically fabricated long-range revolver with its twelve polymer cased cartridges, and one operational bike.
Spokesperson of the command, DSP Mohammed Jalige, who disclosed this in an announcement on Thursday, June 23, stated safety operatives obtained a misery name that some bandits had been sighted alongside Galadimawa Kidandan street in Giwa LGA of Kaduna State.
“The tactical operation got here through a misery name obtained within the early hours of twenty third June, 2022 at about 0730hrs that some armed bandits had been sighted alongside Galadimawa Kidandan street in Giwa LGA of Kaduna State,” the assertion learn.
“Their motion was strongly suspected to be for his or her traditional heinous mission. In a bid to truncate such a mission, the CP instantly ordered for deployment of sturdy close by power to the situation for a doable engagement and restoration of security
“The Operatives engaged the hoodlums with medical precision and succeeded in countering the bandits’ mission as they had been compelled to retreat into the forest with some sustaining bullet accidents whereas one different was gunned down, his AK49 assault rifle and operational bike recovered. Equally, a domestically fabricated lengthy vary revolver with its 12 polymer cased cartridges was recovered when search of the world was carried out.”
Meanwhile, efforts are geared in the direction of restoring public confidence with rigorous patrol and surveillance of the world as a way to stop any additional assault on communities or commuters.
The Commissioner of Police Kaduna Command, CP Y.A Ayoku, applauded the character and dedication of the Officers aimed on the security and safety of the State.