THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – According to report, on Monday, November 27, 2017, police officers were said to have engaged in a gun duel with armed robbers in Kagarko bush in Kaduna. This led to the death of two armed robbers, while others fled.
The robbers were said to have stolen 413 cows and 50 sheeps which were later recovered by the police.
The robbers were engaged by the Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) that was deployed along Abuja-Kaduna expressway.
An officer of the IRT team said that 41 sheeps and 337 cows recovered from the robbers were moved to Katari town where many of them were returned to their owners, while 76 cows and 41 sheeps are yet to claimed as at the time of writing this report.
‘On November 27, at about 2am, IRT operatives on Operation Absolute Sanity along Abuja-Kaduna Expressway engaged some armed robbers moving with hundreds of stolen cows. During the fierce gun battle, two of the armed robbers met their Waterloo as others fled and abandoned 413 stolen cows and 50 sheeps.’
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