Sunday, February 2, 2014

ONE OF THE SUSPECTED KILLERS OF SEVEN FAMILY MEMBERS IN SOUTHERN KADUNA CAPTURED [Photo]


One of the suspected killers that wiped out a family of seven in Southern Kaduna in the early hours of Friday January 31st, has been captured. The news comes from eyewitnesses who say the suspect was nabbed by an irate band of youths of Southern Kaduna, who besieged a nearby forest searching for herdsmen involved in the grisly attack .

The suspected group of herdsmen allegedly struck in Manchok, Kaura, early Friday morning. The village sits in a local government area of Kaduna State . A senior military officer in charge of security situated in Southern Kaduna, confirmed the capture this afternoon.

According to the officer, the irate youths saw the suspected killers and gave them a hot chase, in between Kaduna and Plateau states borders, after which one of them was captured, and another reportedly killed. The dramatic events unfolded in a knife battle in the thick forest.