Three policemen were killed in an ambush by unknown gunmen who opened fire on a police patrol vehicle in southern part of Kaduna.
A statement by the Kaduna state police command said the policemen were on patrol at aboro village along fadan karshi nimbia forest road in sanga local when they came under the attacked of those unknown gunmen.
The statement signed by the deputy police public relations officers abubakar sulaiman on behalf of the commissioner of police added that reinforcement had been deploy to the area to ensure that the culprits are captured and brought to face justice.
The Commissioner of Police CP Ali Aji Janga psc is greatly saddened by the unfortunate incident and wishes to sympathize with the families of the gallant men who lay down their lives for the common good of their country. He also calls on the general public to assist the Police with relevant information on the whereabouts of suspicious persons in order to rid our communities of bad elements. He also assures the public that the culprits will not escape the long arms of the law.