The Kaduna Police Command has rescued 15 kidnapped victims along Buruku – Brinin Gwari road in Brinin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
The command Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Mohammed Jalige, in a statement, explained that, “On the 8th April, 2021, at about 1525hrs, 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.
“One 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.”
The statement further explained that the operatives searched the entire area and successfully rescued fifteen (15) victims, namely; Salaha Abdulsalam, Muhammad Yusuf, Fatima Saidu, Aisha Abdullahi and