Center, Chief of staff, Imo state government House, Uche Nwosu, from left, 5th position, Imo state commissioner of Police ,Mr Chris Ezike, and other senior police officers, during the unveiling of urban security vehicles in Owerri, Photos by Chinonso Alozie.
By Bashir Bello
KATSINA – Three persons were reported to have been arrested by the men of the Katsina Police Command in connection with killing of two custom officers in the state.
The Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Gambo Isah who disclosed the arrest also confirmed that a Deputy Commissioner of Police have been deployed to Daura zone over the development.
The two custom officers were reportedly shot dead by unidentified gunmen late hours of Sunday night while on patrol duty in Dogon Hawa, Shargele in Dutsi local government area and along Daura – Katsina road.
DSP Isah said the police on top of the situation as investigation are on to fish out the perpetrators of the evil act.
He said a police patrol was mobilised to the scene were three motorcycles and a military belt were recovered from the suspects.
The Custom officers killed were identified as ASC Babandi Nurudeen and CSC Maidamma Yabo.