The Katsina state police command has rescued six female kidnap victim who were abducted on the first day of this year at Batsari Local Government Area of the state.
The victims were ere rescued after the police were alerted about the abduction of women working inside a farm at Mata-Mulki village of the local government on Wednesday January 1, 2020 at about 12:30hrs.
According to the Katsina state police spokesperson, SP Gambo Isah, the kidnappers engaged the police officers in a gun duel upon arriving the scene. He said;
“Operation Puff Adder led by the DPO Batsari swiftly moved to the area and gave the hoodlums a hot chase into the forest and engaged them into a gun duel
“Consequently, the bandits abandoned the victims and ran into the forest. And the team succeeded in rescuing a 16-year-old Zahara’u Abdullahi and five other young women all of Mata-Mulki village of Batsari LGA.”