Nigeria/June 14, 2019/Agency Report /No Comment/122 views /nigeria Police arrest 70-year-old suspected bandit, two others in Katsina – Premium Times Nigeriashare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancelThe Police Command in Katsina State said it had arrested three suspected bandits and kidnappers, including one 70-year-old Bawa Naganda. The command’s Public Relations Officer, Gambo Isa, a superintendent of police, stated this in a statement in Katsina on Friday. He said the suspects were nabbed in Kankara Local Government Area of the state. ALSO READ Actors Guild of Nigeria Cautions Tonto Dikeh Over Olakunle Churchill“On June 23, 2019, distress call was received that about 100 armed bandits were seen around Pauwa village, Kankara Local Government Area, with about 50 stolen cows. “A joint patrol team comprising Operation Puff Adder and Sharan Daji were immediately mobilized to the scene. “On arrival, the team engaged the hoodlums in a gun duel which made them to retreat and escaped into rough and hilly mountainous area of Rugu forest. ALSO READ Gowon, Obasanjo, other ex-leaders absent from June 12 celebration | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News“One Bawa Naganda, 70-year-old was arrested at the scene,” Mr Isa said. He also said the team extended patrol to other villages and at Danbirgima forest, the operative sighted three persons on a motorcycle. “The men on motorcycle opened fire at the team, abandoned the motorcycle and tried to escape. “The team also engaged the hoodlums and as a result, one person was shot dead while Isa Babai and Ali Beti were arrested by the security forces,” he said. ALSO READ Buhari reappoints Dr Ojo as DG NASC Tribune Online(NAN) Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:nigeria share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous article9th Assembly: Saraki Reacts To Senator Abaribe’s Emergencenext article10 parties kick against petition challenging Zamfara governor’s election – Premium Times NigeriaRelated Posts431 shares Nigeria/June 27, 2019 /No Comment Mahmood Yakubu Says INEC Is Most Improved Public Institution in Nigeria448 shares Nigeria/June 27, 2019 /No Comment Procurement of 1000 AK-47 rifles was approved by Jonathan -Amosun reactsSee The Luxury SUV Innoson Will Give Winner Of Big Brother Naija Season 4 [PHOTOS]Aisha Buhari, NPA boss call for gender equality in maritime sector – Premium Times NigeriaBREAKING: Tribunal Dismisses INEC’s, Buhari’s Applications For Dismissal Of PDM’s PetitionTrump deportation threat sows panic among Florida migrants | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World NewsSex-for-marks lecturers in trouble – VC warns – Daily Post Nigeria‘Shunning is not the answer’: Salah says Warda can change | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World NewsBreaking: Court adjourns Kano kingmakers suit against GandujeBoko Haram kills 29 farmers in fresh Borno attack – Premium Times Nigeria Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.