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Policeman killed in bank robbery shootout

09 December 2015, 13:54

Abuja - A policeman has died following a shootout with armed robbers after they invaded a community bank in the Adavi LGA of Kogi State.

The deceased, Patrick Sunday, was killed alongside two of the criminals who were also gunned down, Punch reports.

Twenty-one suspects have since been paraded at the state command headquarters in Lokoja.

Also read: DSS trio on the run after Abuja robbery

One of the suspects, Jale Lawal, was arrested with two others for allegedly conspiring to kill his brother.

Lawal later explained that he planned to kidnap and kill his brother due to the man killing his father and elder sister.

Police on the scene disclosed that the suspects would be charged to court after all investigations had been completed.

Read more at Punch

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