Wednesday, 23 April 2014
Bank Robbers Bomb Police Station In Katsina, Killing Five Policemen
Armed robbers detonated two bombs in the process of attacking a police station and a bank Monday. The daring attack was carried out in Kankara local government area in Katsina State.
Officials say that the robbers set off a bomb at a local police station, which reportedly left five officers dead. They then moved on to a local PHB bank nearby, where they set off the second bomb.
The bank was subsequently robbed and ransacked by the armed men. SaharaReporters could confirm any deaths or casualties in the bank raid.
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