Se­cu­rity agents foil at­tack on Misau

Daily Trust - - NEWS - From Ahmed Mo­hammed,Bauchi

Se­cu­rity agents yes­ter­day foiled an at­tack by gun­men on Misau town of Bauchi State, Daily Trust gath­ered.

A se­cu­rity source con­firmed the in­ci­dent, adding that one sol­dier was in­jured in the oper­a­tion and that he is re­spond­ing to treat­ment.

The Po­lice Pub­lic Re­la­tions Of­fi­cer, DSP Haruna Mo­hammed, said gun­men in a con­voy of three Hilux vans stormed Misau town in a bid to un­leash mayhem on the people.

DSP Mo­hammed said se­cu­rity forces com­pris­ing po­lice and army who were on red alert en­gaged the hood­lums in a fierce gun bat­tle.

He said the men are on the trail of the hood­lums who fled, adding that the area has been cor­doned off.

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