By News desk
The Sokoto State Police Command has confirmed abduction of popular Businessman, Tukur Sabaru, by unknown gunmen.
The Command’s Public Relations Officer, Muhammad Sadiq, confirmed on Tuesday that the hoodlums raided Sabaru community, a suburb of Sokoto on Monday night and kidnapped the business mogul.
Sadiq said the police received distress calls through Kwannawa police station on the incident and a team was dispatched and confronted the gang.
”Investigation revealed that armed hoodlums in their numbers attacked the residence of Sabaru, of Sabaru Village via Dange Shuni Local Government Area. Reports gathered that the hoodlums shot sporadically and abducted Sabaru.
”Two women were injured by stray bullets on their arms and they are responding to treatment in the hospital,” Sadiq said.
He explained that police operatives are intensifying their efforts to arrest the gunmen.