The Zamfara state police command has confirmed the abduction of six family members in the state.
According to the state police spokesperson Shehu Mohammed, six of the abducted persons are children of Alhaji Gyare, while the seventh is a female picked from a neighbouring house all in Kadauri Village in Jabaka District of Maru LGA.
“The Commissioner of Police in the state, CP Abutu Yaro has deployed a combined team of CTU and Police Mobile Force who are currently on the trail of the suspects.
“The CP, who said that peace had been restored in the area, vowed to rescue the victims soonest.
“He charged the local communities to continue to give useful information to law enforcement agents, especially the Police, in order to bring the criminals to book.”