The Zamfara State Police Command on Saturday arrested 8 suspected bandits and foiled attack on a market in Gurbin Bore town in Zurmi Local Government area of Zamfara state.
According to the Command’s Spokesman, SP Shehu Mohammed the 8 bandits were arrested following the distress call received by the command received on Saturday that bandits had stormed the Gurbin Bore Market with intend to cause unwarranted loss of innocent lives and properties and have already abducted one Jafar Yusuf”,
“The Command tactical teams swiftly arrived the scene, cordoned it off and rescued the victim who was already injured and Simultaneous 8 Bandits were arrested with 2 locally fabricated guns and 2 Jack knives recovered” he said.
He added all the suspects are currently in the command’s custody undergoing interrogation after which they will be charged to court for prosecution.
It would be recalled the the state’s Commissioner for Sports and Youth, Alhaji Abdullahi Gurbin Bore family members were abducted in the village before they were later rescued.