Operatives of the Joint Police and Military Taskforce have repelled attacks by suspected bandits in a Community under Tsafe Local Government Area in Zamfara State.
The security agents deployed to curtail the menace of armed bandits and other criminal elements in the State where two suspected bandits were neutralized.
Spokesman of the Nigeria police Command in Zamfara State, CSP Mohammed Shehu in a statement, said other members of the criminal gang, fled with possible gunshot wounds.
“The feat recorded during a fierce confrontation with suspected bandits in a Community under Tsafe Local Government Area, where an attempted banditry attack on the community was repelled and two (2) suspected bandits neutralised while others fled with possible gunshot wounds”, according to the police.
The PPRO in the statement issued on behalf of Zamfara State Command, Gusau, reassured sustained police commitment to curtail the resurgence of criminal activities across the State.
The Commissioner of police “commended the resilience of the Joint Police and Military called on the public to improve and sustain their partnership with the security agencies in an effort to restore lasting peace and security in the State.