Three Policemen serving at Fadan Karshi Outpost in Sanga Local Government Area of Kaduna State were on Tuesday gunned down by unknown gunmen at a checkpoint between Fadan Karshi and Sabon Gida village.
Vice-chairman, Sanga Local Government Council, Abubakar Abba, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria on Wednesday.
He added that their bodies have been deposited at the Gwantu General Hospital.
“Two policemen died on the spot and the third one died on the way to the hospital.
“Investigation had commenced as security agents have swung into action, while members of the community have been urged to be calm,” he said.