A distress call was recieved that terrorists numbering about forty on motorbikes, shooting sporadically with AK 47 rifles, attacked Gogo village, Dutsinma local government, and rustled fifty cows belonging to one Alhaji Ibrahim Maikudi, of the same address.
Area Commander, Dutsinma, led a team of Policemen to the area, engaged the hoodlums into a fierce gun duel, successfully repelled the terrorists and neutralized one of them.
The Police made the terrorists to abandoned their heinous mission and fled the scene.
One AK 47 rifle with five round of 7.62mm ammunition and all the fifty rustled cows were recovered.
Many of the terrorists escaped the scene with gun shots wounds.
Members of the Community are enjoined to report to the nearest security formation any person found with suspicious injury.
The Commissioner of Police,Katsina state Command CP Idrisu Dabban Dauda commend the efforts of the personnel in repelling the terrorists.
He assured members of the public that the Police will continue to deal with the recalcitrant terrorists in accordance with the extant laws the Country.