The Police Command in Katsina State has killed a suspected armed robbery lead man, Kane Mohammed, aka ‘Dan mai-keke’, 35, who has been on its wanted list.
This is contained in a statement signed by its Public Relations Officer, superintendent of police Gambo Isa, and made available to newsmen on Sunday in Katsina State.
Isa said that the development occurred on January 4 at old market area, a notorious criminal’s hideout in Bakori Local Government Area when the police were on patrol.
He added that the patrol team was attacked by the hoodlums with dangerous weapons during which one policeman sustained injury.
He made it known that the suspect had been on the police wanted list for terrorising people in the Bakori and Funtua axis and that that investigations were ongoing to arrest other members of the gang.