Police in Zamfara State Said they have neutralizer10 Suspected Bandits in Hayin Daudu of Mada District, Gusau Local Government Area.
In a statement made available to Radio Nigeria in Gusau by the Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, SP Shehu Muhammad, said the recalcitrant bandits were killed in a joint operation by police and Vigilante of the Area following a distress call about the bandits who stormed the village in large number with an intent to attack innocent members of Hayin Daudu community with sophisticated weapons.
The statement explained that, during aggressive encounter, 10 bandits were neutralized and many of them narrowly escaped with possible gun shots wounds due to superior fighting power.
According to the statement normalcy has been restored in the area with rigorous confidence building patrol to forestall further attack on the village and its environ.
The statement added that, the commissioner of Police, CP Hussaini Rabiu has commended the collaborative efforts of the vigilante and other partners in crime fighting for their resilience and endurance and called for the general public to continue supporting security agencies with credible information to end the menace.