Four policemen have been killed after a gun battle with bandits in Kaduna state.
Public Relations Officer of the Police Command in Kaduna State, DSP Sabo Yakubu, disclosed this in Kaduna on Sunday.
“At about 0630hrs on Aug. 11, a team of detectives attached to IGP intelligent Response Team ( IRT) while on operation along Jankasa village of Rigasa in Igabi Local Government Area in Kaduna State was ambushed by bandits.
“After a Fierce gun battle, 4 of our policemen paid the Supreme Sacrifice, no arrest had so far been made but be assured that all the culprits would be arrested and prosecuted”.
Yakubu said a team of reinforcement had been mobilised to the area in order to bring the perpetrators to book.
He further appealed to the general public to assist the police with useful information toward ensuring that the perpetrators of the dastardly act are arrested and prosecuted.