Police rescue Kidnap victim in forest
NEWS DIGEST – The Katsina State Police Command have announced the rescue of a Kidnapped victim, Mrs. Nana of Guga Bakori area, at Pauwa Forest, in Kankara Local government area of katsina state
A press release which was signed by the state command spokesman, Superintendent Gambo Isah, said the rescue operation which was led by the Divisional Police Officer, DPO, of Kankara Local government area, CSP Garba G. Umaru, was based on a tip off.
The release further stated that the kidnapped victim’s ransom was about being paid at Pauwa Forest when the police’ timely intervention foiled the crime and arrested the kingpin, Yunusa Musa who sustained a gunshot injury while trying to escape and evade police arrest.
The Police further stated that Yunusa will be charged to court for kidnapping and other related crimes.
Meanwhile the rescued victim was taken to General Hospital Kankara for a medical checkup and has been reunited with her family.