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The Katsina Police Command said one of the students kidnapped from Bethel Baptist High School, Kaduna weeks ago and two other victims have been rescued.
The police said this in a statement ,adding that the three victims were rescued during a routine patrol mission around the forest of Tsohon Gaya village of Chikun LGA of Kaduna State.
The Command’s Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Mohammed Jalige, said the two other rescued victims were kidnapped recently along Kaduna – Kachia Road.
Part of the statement read, “On the 12th July 2021 at about 3:40pm the Operatives of the Command alongside Civilian JTF during a routine rescue patrol around the forest of Tsohon Gaya village of Chikun LGA of Kaduna State stumbled on three kidnapped victims roaming the bush extremely exhausted and weak.
“The victims were safely evacuated and rushed to Police Clinic Kaduna where they are currently being resuscitated and will subsequently be handed over to their immediate families.”
The police identified Zaharaddeen Ibrahim, Nura Nuhu, victims kidnapped recently along Kaduna – Kachia Road and Abraham Aniya one of the students of Bethel Baptist Secondary School, Kujama kidnapped the previous week.
The Command reassured the public of its resolve to currently ensure more victims are rescued within the shortest possible time.”