Many people have been arrested by a team of detectives in Ibi, Taraba State.
Security operatives were deployed to the town following the killing of three policemen and a civilian by soldiers at checkpoint along Ibi-Wukari road.
The Policemen killed are Inspector Mark Ediale, Sgt. Usman DanAzumi and Sgt. Dahiru Musa.
The team it was gathered were hunting for a suspected kidnap kingpin Hamisu Wadumi who escaped at the checkpoint where the policemen were killed.
It was learnt the team was led by Deputy Commissioner of Police, (DCP), Abba Kyari.