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Suspected gunmen kill Police Corporal in Jigawa

By Aliyu Dangida

DUTSE — Jigawa State Police Command has confirmed the murder of a Police Corporal, Mr. Rabiu Barde, of Birnin-Kudu Divisional Police Headquarters by unknown gunmen over the weekend in Birnin-Kudu town.

The Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Abdu Jinjiri who confirmed the incident to newsmen in Dutse, said Corporal Barde’s corpse was discovered at GRA Birnin Kudu town in a pool of his blood on Sunday morning following gun shots he sustained on his head and described the scene as unfortunate, terrible and pathetic to all human beings who saw the deceased.

The police spokesman explained that the state Police Command had dispatched men and officers of CID, CIB and those in uniform with a view to tracking down the assailants, so that justice will take its course, maintaining that the command will do everything possible to see that those who committed the murder are brought to book.


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