A personnel of the Division of the State Safety Service (DSS), was on Wednesday night time killed in an change of fireside between safety personnel and gun runners in Kalong village of Shendam Native Authorities Space of Plateau State.
The identify of the deceased operative was given as Barrister Muktar Moddibo who hailed from Misau Native Authorities Space of Bauchi State.
DAILY POST studies that the stays of Moddibo have since been recovered and deposited on the Jos College Instructing Hospital (JUTH).
A safety supply informed DAILY POST that, “the incident occurred throughout a joint operation with the Nigeria Navy in Kalong Village the place Moddibo was hit by a bullet within the gun battle with a gun runner.
It was reliably gathered that the safety operatives together with the DSS, stormed the village searching for the chief of a gun operating group and different armed syndicates following a tip-up of the whereabouts of some gun sellers positioned within the space.
The incident is coming amidst the on-going operation by the DSS to trace down kidnappers, armed bandits, and gun runners terrorising totally different components of the state.
DAILY POST remembers that the continued operation had led to the arrest of the killers of a College of Jos lecturer, Dr. Joanna Drenkat by a syndicate of kidnappers whereas arms had been additionally recovered.