Gunmen invaded the residence of the Kaduna State Vigilante Commander in Ungwan Katsinawa, Giwa Local Government Area of Kaduna State, killing him and a police inspector and abducted two girls on Sunday morning.
According to eye witness reports, the spokesman for the state command, Mukhtar Aliyu, said, “Yes, armed robbers numbering over 30 surrounded the home of the Kaduna State Vigilante Commander in the early hours of Sunday in the Giwa area of the state and upon receiving a distress call from one Gali, the police swung into action.
“During exchange of gunshots, the inspector and the commander lost their lives. The gunmen abducted two young girls, but they have been rescued and since reunited with their family.”
“We have launched a manhunt for them and we are doing everything possible to ensure they are arrested.”
The Kaduna State Police Command also said , it had started tracking the gunmen that killed a police inspector, vigilante commander and abducted two girls.