Gunmen suspected to be bandits reportedly abducted seven persons in Barkallahu, Igabi local government area of Kaduna State on Friday.
Five of the abducted persons were members of the same family.
A resident of the told journalists on Friday evening that the hoodlums invaded the community at about 1:30 a.m. and shot indiscriminately as they went from house-to-house to pick their victims.
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He added that the bandits went away with his wife and four children.
Two of the children, according to him, are students of the Federal University, Malunfashi in Katsina State.
However, the state police command is yet to confirm the incident.
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