POLICE NAB SUSPECTED KILLERS OF POLICE, IMMIGRATION OFFICER IN JIGAWA
Operatives of the Jigawa State Police command have arrested two notorious Kidnappers that have been terrorizing the State.
The arrest was sequel to a silent operation carried out in Larabawa herdsmen camp, in Gabasawa LGA Area of Kano State and Laraba Gurgunya village in Taura LGA, Jigawa State.
Available reports indicate that the operation was carried out by the combined team of Policemen from State Headquarters Dutse, Ringim Area Command, State Intelligence Bureau, Taura, and Ringim Divisions, as well as the Local Vigilante group.
During the operations, 35-year-old Safiyanu Muhammad and 40-year-old Musa Idi were arrested from the raided locations.
Confiscated from the Suspects includes; two (2) AK 103-2 rifles, One (1) AK 47 rifle, Four (4) magazines with eighty-three (83) rounds of 7.9 mm live ammunition, two locally made pistols, Bow and arrows, Two sticks and One (1) Tecno handset with 2 airtel sim cards were recovered.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the suspects were responsible for the ambush and killing of an Immigration officer recently in Birniwa Local Government and a Police officer in Kwalam village, Taura Local Government while they were on their duty post.
The suspects also confessed to having participated in the abduction of A A Zaura’s mother, an APC senatorial flagbearer, Kano Central.