Special Forces of the Nigeria Police Force deployed along Gusau – Tsafe – Funtua Road neutralized 2 bandits who attempted to block the road to abduct innocent commuters.

In a Press Briefing by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the Zamfara State Police Command, SP Mohammed Shehu, said, the Special Forces acted on an intelligence Report about the movement of the bandits.

Corpses of the Killed Bandits

He said, on the 4th January, 2022 Bandits were sighted on 7 Motorcycles carrying sophisticated weapons moving to attack communities, block the road and kidnap innocent commuters and proceed to their enclaves at Mutu Forest under Tsafe local government.

Items recovered from the bandits after a gun battle include, 22 rounds of live ammunitions, an Operational Motorcycle and 2 tecno handset.

The recovered motorcycle

The PPRO Said, Zamfara Police Appreciated the people of the state for their unalloyed collaboration and synergy with the police and other security agencies and urged them to continue supporting them.