Some Bandits terrorising southern Kaduna have been arrested by security operatives in a bid to curtail attacks and isolated killings.
The Security operatives also arrested some criminals suspected to be members of gangs disturbing the area.
The Sector Commander of Operation Safe Haven in Kafanchan, Colonel David Nwakonobi confirmed the incident in a statement.
He said that eight suspects arrested at different locations with dangerous weapons in their possession during the operation carried out by the task force.
Some of the items recovered from the suspects include locally fabricated pump action guns, locally made pistols, 9 mm ammunition, machetes, and motorcycles.
One of the militiamen involved in the last attack in one of the communities killed in a shootout and his corpse discovered in Kibori village during a rescue operation by the troops according to Colonel Nwakonobi.