Gunmen kill 25-year-old, abduct two in Jigawa
File photo of gunmen

By Aliyu Dangida – Dutse

Jigawa State Police Command has confirmed the killing of a 25-year-old Sabo Yusuf and the abduction of his mother and brother in Birnin Kudu Local Government Area of the state.

The Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Zubairu I. Aminudeen confirmed the incident to newsmen, said the incident occurred at about 0325HRS at Birnin-Kudu town where unknown persons trespassed, attacked, and shot one of his son on the chest, took away his wife and one his sons to an unknown destination.

ASP Aminudeen explained that “The gunmen stormed the House of one Alhaji Abubakar a 50-year-old of Kawo Quarters in Birnin kudu town killed one of his sons and took away one of his wife and an eight-year-old boy.”

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Aminudeen explained that the victim was rushed to the Federal Medical Centre Birnin Kudu by the police and was certified dead by a medical doctor, added that police are making efforts to rescue the kidnapped victims and arrest the culprits.

The command however called on members of the public to be more vigilant and report any suspicious moment to the police.

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