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Police, Hunter Kill 5 Armed Robbers In Bauchi

Posted: Apr 3, 2016 at 3:40 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)



 Bauchi State Police Command says it has killed five suspected armed robbers in Zaki Local Gove


ment Area of the state.

Briefing Newsmen in Bauchi on Sunday, the Police Public Relation


Officer of the state command, DSP Haruna Mohammed said the operation was carried out in collaboration with a renown hunter Ali Kwara on Saturday night.

He said on the 2/4/2016 at about 1200hrs,following intelligence report, a reknown hunter Ali Kwara in collaboration with

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Team of Police mobile personnel attached to him raided a criminal hideout in Kunjin/Lodio forest in bursali district of Zaki LGA of Bauchi State and had a fierce gun battle with suspected armed robbers which lasted for more than Thirty minutes.

“As a result

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ive of the suspects were fatally wounded and rushed to Federal medical centre Azare but certified dea


on arrival by a medical doctor.

Exhibits recovered at the scene include


according to Mohammed


Four AK 47 rifles with beech numbers (03085)(8067)(19076)and(10968)respectively.

Others are One locally made revolver pistol, One Hundred and Sixty Four(164)rounds of 7.62 live ammunition, Nine rounds of .9mm ammunition, Seven empty magazines,Two expanded ammunition and, Cash sum of N17,000.

The police spokesman said all the  five unidentified Corpses have been deposited at FMC Azare mortuary for Autopsy while investigation is in progress.