Troops of OPFS eliminate four bandits,recover firearms in Kaduna

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By Victor Akaa,Abuja.

Troops of Operation FOREST SANITY (OPFS) have neutralized over four (4) bandits and recovered several firearms and amount of money in cash during a super fire fight with the criminals in some communities in Kaduna State in a separate operations that occured on 1, 2 and 3 January,2023.

The Director Defence Media Operations, Major General Musa Danmadami who disclosed this in a statement said, on 1 and 2 January 2023, troops received a distress call of bandits attack at Rafin Sarki village in Giwa Local Government Area, Kaduna State.

“Troops responded swiftly and engaged the terrorist in a fire fight. Troops, neutralized two (2) terrorists and recovered one (1) AK 47 rifle.”

He said, on 3 January 2023, troops equally carried out an ambush operation at Rafin Taba village, Giwa Local Government Area, Kaduna State and made contact with terrorists.

“Troops engaged terrorists and neutralized two (2) terrorist. Troops also recovered two (2) AK 47 rifles, four (4) AK 47 magazines, Fifty one (51) 7.62mm special ammunition, five (5) mobile phones, one (1) cutlass, two (2) motorcycles and a sum of Two Hundred and Six Thousand naira (206,000),” he added.

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