Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr Samuel Aruwan, confirmed the killing in a statement in Kaduna.
“Also, seven houses, one car and one motorcycle were burnt,’’ Aruwan stated.
He added that security personnel had been mobilised to the area to repel the assailants.
Aruwan stated the personnel recovered eight empty cartridges of 7.62mm ammunition at the scene of the attack.
“So far, two corpses have been retrieved. The citizenry will be updated on further developments,’’ he added.