The Police Command in Kaduna State said four of its operatives had died during a gun battle with bandits in the state.
The Public Relations Officer of the command, DSP Sabo Yakubu, disclosed this to the newsmen in Kaduna on Sunday.
“At about 0630hrs on Aug. 11, a team of detectives attached to IGP intelligent Response Team (IRT) while on operation along Jankasa village of Rigasa in Igabi Local Government Area in Kaduna State was ambushed by bandits.
“After a fierce gun battle, four of our policemen paid the Supreme Sacrifice,” Yakubu said.
He said no arrest had so far been made but assured that all the culprits would be arrested and prosecuted.