Police Neutralize Deadly Bandit, Foil Kidnapping Attempt In Abuja

Operatives of the DFI-IRT, acting on intelligence, got information on the hideout of a notorious bandit group in the suburb of the FCT, led by one Isa Dei-Dei and immediately proceeded to the location for possible arrest at about 1015HRS on the 5th of February 202

According to a press release in the early hour of Wednesday, 7th February, 2024 signed by the Force Public Relations Officer, ACP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, said that upon closing in on them, they sighted the police and fled.

He further said that the operatives immediately went after them, which led to a fierce gun duel.

“In the process, the notorious Isa Dei-Dei was neutralized while other members of the syndicate managed to escape with gunshot injuries.

“We therefore urge members of the public, most especially medical practitioners, to call our attention to anyone or patients seen with gunshot wounds for further investigation, the statement concluded.