Bandits have hit Sokoto again attacking Saketa community of Dingyadi village in the State on Thursday.
The bandits killed one person and abducted two others.
ASP Sunusi Abubakar, Police Public Relations Officer, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
ASP Abubakar said the Commissioner of Police, Kamaldeen Okunlola, visited the scene to commiserate with the people.
The command disclosed that a tactical team of policemen had been deployed to rescue the captives.
The spokesman said investigation was ongoing, and assured heightened security.
“We are confident that the issue of banditry will be halted as soon as possible,” Okunlola added.