Unknown Gunmen have kidnapped a 50-year-old man Danladi in Zango village, Miga Local Government, Jigawa State.
Police spokesman ASP Lawan Shiisu Adam stated this in a press statement issued to Newsmen.
He said the victim was kidnapped yesterday at about 2:30 am at his residence.
According to him” on 06/09/2021 at about 0230hrs, information from a source revealed that unknown gunmen numbering up to ten stormed the house of one Alhaji Danladi Zango of Zango village and took him away to an unknown destination” he said.
He explained that immediately after receiving the report, police swung into action.
He said on reaching the scene police engaged the criminals in an exchange of fire.
“Police engaged the hoodlums, twenty-one empty shells and one life ammunition was also recovered,” he said.
Adam said efforts are on to rescue the victim and arrest the fleeing suspects.
This is coming a day after police arrested nineteen suspects in connection with the kidnapping of a traditional title holder in Taura Local Government.