The Constabulary Command in Kaduna Province says it has rescued 6 kidnap victims, along Barde/Keffi Route in Kafanchan Local Authorities Area (LGA), of the province.
The Command’s Public Relations Officer, Mohammed Jalige, confirmed the incident in a statement on Thur in Kaduna, NAN reports.
Jalige said that operatives of the command, on receipt of the study of a kidnap incident trailed and caught upwardly with the bandits in the wood.
He said the operatives engaged the kidnappers in a gun duel, forcing them to abandon their victims and scampered into the wood with bullet wounds.
He said 6 of the kidnapped victims were successfully rescued unharmed.
According to him, the victims had been debriefed and afterwards reunited with their respective families.
“Concerted efforts are on high gear with a view to apprehending the fleeing bandits,” he said.
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