Katsina: Robbery at Bureau De Change leaves one dead

Armed robber
Armed robber
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Armed robbers attacked Dankama border market in Katsina State yesterday, killed one person and carted away undisclosed sums of money.

The robbers stormed the Bureau de-change section of the market at about 7pm pretending to be customers before perpetuating the act.

A witness said one Abu Kashim, a bureau de change operator, was killed after being robbed.

About 10 other persons operating in the section of the market were robbed of various sums of monies with one Abu Sufyan badly injured.

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When contacted the Katsina State Police Command spokesman confirmed the incidence and said the police has since begun investigation into the matter.

Meanwhile, the acting chairman of the Kaita Local Governmnet Area, Umma Mahuta and district head  Sarkin Sullabwa Abdulkarim Usman have visited the families of the deceased and condole with them over the incidence.

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