The Zamfara State Police Command under the leadership of the Commissioner of Police, CP Kolo Yusuf psc, has succeeded in the rescue of Ten (10) women and 1 Year Old child, following an extensive/successful search and rescue operations at Gando forest in Bukkuyum LGA of the state.
This was contained in a statement signed and made available to SMARTS NEWS by the police public relations officer, PPRO, SP Mohammed Shehu,
“On Monday 17th October, 2022 , a group of bandits terrorist invaded Manye village in Anka LGA and abducted Ten women and a 1 year old child to Gando forest in Bukkuyum LGA of the state where they spent three (3) days in captivity. On receiving the report, the Commissioner of Police deployed additional Police Tactical operatives to reinforce DPO Anka and vigilante in their rescue operation, a task that was successfully accomplished with the full support of stakeholders especially, the Sole Administrator of Anka LGA.
“All the rescued victims were taken to the hospital for medical check, debriefed by Police detectives and handed over to their families”.
The Commissioner of Police while commending the sole Administrator, Anka LGA for the full support and partnership during the rescue operation, congratulates the victims for regaining their freedom, and assures that, all the perpetrators will be apprehended and charged to court for prosecution.