Bandits reportedly kill four, abduct 15 in Kaduna community
In Iburu village in the Kufena district of the Kajuru local government area of Kaduna State, bandits are alleged to have attacked, killed four people, and kidnapped fifteen others.
According to a source who spoke with Naijacrawl, the attack happened on Monday night when the attackers descended upon the village in great numbers.
The source said, "The bandits raided the neighborhood at night and slaughtered three persons, while a fourth was killed as he was heading to help. The bandits have taken 15 of our people hostage thus far. The government and security services have been quite helpful in addressing the area's ongoing bandit attacks. The attacks have been ongoing for some time now.
He called on the government to ensure more security agencies are stationed in the area to curtail the activities of criminal elements and ensure sanity.
According to the source, the bandits are yet to contact anybody from the area of those abducted.
DSP Mohammed Jalige, the state’s Police spokesman explained that the Command had not been briefed of the incident but promised to find out.
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