Abuja - Police have allegedly gunned down a suspected armed
robber after his three-man gang members engaged with police in a gun battle,
The man has been identified as Innocent Kokorifa, who was at
first fatally wounded by the gun shots and later died in hospital.
Two gang members escaped the heated gun battle and abandoned
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Police were acting on a tip-off after they received news
stating there were armed men in an abandoned building in Yenagoa.
The armed robbers in a frantic trying to escape the police
have fired shots, of which police fired back and injured one of the men.
Police Public Relations Officer of Bayelsa State, Asinim
Butswat has confirmed the incident and state that an investigation is ongoing.
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