By Abdullahi Inuwa
The two gallant Police officers AP. NO.151332 ASP Yakubu Joshua, attached to 27 Police mobile Force, Katsina and F/No.264575 Sgt Zaharadeen Yuguda attached to Safana Division, paid the supreme price and died in a cross fire.
The police Commissioner Sanusi Buba made this available to the Press Men while briefing the press in the Command.
Buba pray for the disease personal that lost their lives in the battle.
The Area Commander, Dutsima, Aminu Umar led a combined team of Policemen and Vigilante to bandits hideout at Baure village, Safana local government Area of Katsina State and engage the bandits in a fierce gun duel.
The team succeeded in dislodging the bandits, killed two notorious bandits and recovered one Ak 47 rifle.
The uncommon courage and tactical operational strategy adopted by the Gallant Area Commander and his team made them strategically manoeuvre and come out from eminent ambush organised by the bandits