Nigeria/June 14, 2019/Agency Report /No Comment/90 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 Lagos task force impounds 115 okada, Gokada, others on restricted routes“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 ANALYSIS: How Buhari failed to solve Nigeria's energy crisis in his first term - Premium Times Nigeria“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 With 'Libra,' Facebook takes on the world of cryptocurrency | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News(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 PostsNigeria/June 24, 2019 /No Comment ‘Abba Kyari Must Go’ Protest Rocks Abuja [PHOTOS]Nigeria/June 24, 2019 /No Comment Why I’m Supporting Tinubu Now – Ex-PDP LawmakerPolice kill “Pencil”, notorious kidnap ring leader during gun battle | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World NewsOlumba Olumba reveals major reason for killings in Nigeria – Daily Post NigeriaSouth-East Govs Reject Miyetti Allah’s Demand For Fulani Vigilante In Igboland27-year-old man commits suicide in Lagos – The Nation NewspaperPolice arrest land grabber with ammunition in Lagos | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World NewsCourt remands three alleged internet fraudsters in EFCC custody#Widow’s day: Foundation embarks on awareness walk in AnambraEight Anti-Inflammatory Foods In Your Kitchen That Should Be In Your Diet 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.