The Personnel of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) in Borno State, on Tuesday, successfully counter an ambush by Boko Haram terrorists at Mainok Village, along the Damaturu-Maiduguri Road.
It was gathered that though the insurgents engaged in a heavy gun battle with the SARS troops, they were swiftly overpowered.
In a video clip the SARS Commander who led the operation, explained to a senior Army officer on patrol at Mainok, that his men professionally and fearlessly and eliminating some of the Boko Haram members.
The Army senior officer appealed to SARS for a strong joint-collaboration between the Army troops and Police personnel in prosecuting the counter-insurgency war in Borno, and other parts of the North-East.
It was gathered that some of the BH fighters were killed while others escaped with serious injuries during the gun duel.
The SARS troops recovered four gun trucks from the terrorists.
Video of the interaction between police and the Nigeria Army after the attack released by PRNigeria