Army kill 2 bandits, recover several weapons in Kaduna

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Army kill 2 bandits, recover several weapons in Kaduna

Army kill 2 bandits, recover several weapons in Kaduna

The Nigerian Army has made it known that troops sent out to fight bandits and other criminal activities I  Kaduna State have murdered two bandits in their hideout and also recovered arms and ammunition in a raid.

In a statement which was released yesterday, Colonel Sagir Musa, the Army Acting Director Public Relations, indicated that, the raid on the bandits’ den was conducted while acting on intelligence report in Chikun LGA of Kaduna State.

“Taking leads from the intelligence provided by a Good Samaritan, a patrol team of 1 Division Nigerian Army (NA), at about 0430 hours (am) on Wednesday the 8th of May 2019, raided a bandits’ den at Gonan Bature East of Rijana and Kasarami farm house in Chikun LGA.

The abandoned farm house was said to have been forcefully taken over by criminals and had been used as a shelter and a place where victims of kidnapping were kept”, the statement noted.

Items that were recovered are: 2 AK 47 rifles, 2 AK 47 magazines, 51 rounds of 7.62 mm special ammunition as well as 2 techno cell phones.

Army kill 2 bandits, recover several weapons in Kaduna

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