Bandits have attacked a village called Dogon Noma, in the Kajuru Local Government Area of Kaduna State, and killed two people, and kidnapped three others, on Friday.
It was gathered that the bandits also stole six motorcycles to an unknown destination after the attack.
A source said the bandits attacked the community in the early hours of Friday, shooting indiscriminately at the villagers.
According to the source, the villagers raised the alarm but there was no help in good time. He, however, said security operatives arrived shortly after the attack.
He said: “When the bandits stormed the community in the early hours of Friday, we raised the alarm immediately but security men later came and pursued them out of the area.
“We later recovered two bodies while three persons were taken away by the bandits. Six motorcycles were also taken away by the bandits.”
The incident was confirmed by Kaduna State Police Command.
The command’s acting Public Relations Officer, Mansir Hassan, who confirmed the attack, said the operatives were doing their best to rescue the victims unhurt.