The terrorists in their numbers, on motorcycles, shooting sporadically with AK 47 rifles, attacked Gidan Nasheku, Kwantakwamawa village, Kankara LGA of Katsina state.
And kidnapped four members of the house, all female, one of them having a one and half year old baby.
Subsequently, DPO Kankara led a team of policemen to the area, blocked the hoodlums and engaged them in a gun duel.
The operational strategy and tactics exhbited by the policemen made the terrorists to flee and abandoned their heneous mission.
All the kidnapped victims were rescued unhurt.
Some of the terrorists are reasonably suspected to have fled the scene with gun shots wounds.
The policemen are presently scanning the scene with a view to arresting the terrorists or recovering their dead bodies.
Press Release Signed by SP GAMBO ISAH
POLICE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER
KATSINA STATE POLICE COMMAND.