Kaduna State Police Command has rescued six kidnap victims, along Barde/Keffi Road in the Kafanchan Local Government Area (LGA), of the state.
The Command’s Public Relations Officer, Mohammed Jalige, confirmed the incident in a statement.
According to him, operatives of the command, on receipt of the report trailed and caught up with the bandits in the forest.
He said the operatives engaged the kidnappers in a gun duel, forcing them to abandon their victims and scampered into the forest with bullet wounds.
“The victims had been debriefed and subsequently reunited with their respective families,” he said.