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Gunmen Kill 4 In Bauchi Community

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The Police Command in Bauchi has stated that unidentified gunmen killed four people in the state’s Tafawa Balewa Local Government Area’s Gambar Sabon-Layi neighborhood.

Fidel Info reports that the event was confirmed by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Ahmad Wakil, in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Bauchi.

He claimed that at midnight on Saturday, gunmen broke into the neighborhood and kidnapped one guy.

He further claimed that Aminu Alhassan, the police commissioner, had authorized a covert investigation to apprehend the offenders.

“A distress call was received by the command on the 22nd January 2022 at about 3:45 a.m, indicating that on the same date at about 2:00 a.m, some unknown gunmen invaded Gambar Sabon-Layi village and attacked innocent residents.

“On receiving the report, detectives of the command drafted to the scene led by the DPO, Tafawa Balewa, Divisional Police Headquarters and evacuated the victims to the Tafawa Balewa General Hospital for medical treatment,” he said.

Meanwhile, the operatives of the command acting on credible intelligence, on Sunday uncovered an armoury of suspected kidnappers at Tudun Wada community in Liman Katagum of Bauchi LGA.

Wakil said the police recovered three AK-47 Rifles, one LAR Rifle, 49 rounds of 7.62mm ammunition, nine AK-47 magazines, one pair of army camouflage jacket, and a pair of police camouflage trouser.

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