Abuja - Police detectives from the Benue
State Command have arrested members of an alleged robbery gang along the new
Otukpo Road in Makurdi.
This was disclosed in the police first information report
obtained by CAJ News.
The report stated that two operational vehicles used by
the hoodlums and the sum N2, 671 million
were recovered from the suspects.
Police said they received a distress call that a robbery
syndicate had snatched some money from a victim around Diamond Bank along the
new Otukpo Road.
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"Police patrol unit was immediately moved to the
scene the patrol unit on arrival saw the
hoodlums leaving the scene and gave them a hot chase."
Police recovered the vehicles.
Police added that efforts were ongoing to apprehend the
two other alleged gang members that fled the scene on foot.
The State Criminal Investigation Department in Makurdi is
investigating the case. - CAJ News
- CAJ News