POLICE CONFIRM DEATH OF 17 VIGILANTES, CATTLE RUSTLING IN KADUNA
Written by thereachfm on March 15, 2019
The police have confirmed the killing of 17 vigilantes and rustling of several cows by suspected gunmen in Jan Ruwa village, Birnin Gwari council area of Kaduna State.
In a statement yesterday, the public relations officer (PRO) for the command,Yakubu Sabo, stated that some members from a team of vigilance group, reportedly lost their lives after engaging some alleged cow rustlers in a gun battle..
Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police, Ahmad Abdulrahman, who vowed to apprehend and try the perpetrators informed the public that the command had deployed detectives in the area to work collaboratively with other security agencies in arresting the culprits.
He also urged the indigenes to assist the police with relevant information to check crime in the state.