POLICE NEUTRALISE TWO SUSPECTED KIDNAPPERS IN BAUCHI
The operatives of Bauchi Police Command have neutralized two kidnappers in their attempt to kidnap a 28-year-old, Usman Abdulhamid at his father's residence in Rafin Cora village, Ningi LGA, Bauchi State at about 1300hrs on 3rd March 2023.
The information available indicates that the gunmen invaded the residence of Alhaji Abdulhamid Muhammad and tried all attempts to kidnap his son who resisted the kidnappers from abducting him thereby resulting in shooting the victim in his lower abdomen.
Following the distress call upon the security operatives, the police operatives with a local vigilante group synergy led by Divisional Police Officer (DPO) swiftly surfaced at the scene, as the kidnappers engaged the security personnel in a gun duel.
Thereafter, two of the kidnappers were killed in the process while others got dispersed with potential gunshot wounds, one AK47 was retrieved during the encounter.