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Police, vigilante kill three armed robbers in Delta, arrest seven others

Police, vigilante kill three armed robbers in Delta, arrest seven others

Three suspected armed robbers were killed during fierce gun battle with operatives of the Delta State Police Command and local vigilantes.    Spokesperson of the command, DSP Bright Edafe, who disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, June 26, said operatives also arrested seven suspected robbers and recovered seven locally made …

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Armed robbers kill only son, one other after making withdrawals from ATM in Ibadan

Armed robbers kill only son, one other after making withdrawals from ATM in Ibadan

Gunmen suspected to be armed robbers killed two men at different locations in Ibadan, the Oyo state capital.   One of the victims identified as Femi Olaniyi Adebayo, a 29-year-old graduate of Computer Science and only son of his parents, was gunned down shortly after withdrawing undisclosed amount from ATM of a new generation …

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Katsina police bust notorious syndicate of armed robbers and motorcycle snatchers who strangle victims to death using cable wires

Katsina police bust notorious syndicate of armed robbers and motorcycle snatchers who strangle victims to death using cable wires

The Katsina State Police Command has smashed a notorious syndicate of armed robbers and motorcycle snatchers who strangle their victims using cable wires.   Spokesperson of the command, SP Gambo Isah, who disclosed this in a statement on Thursday, June 9, said the robbery syndicate specialised in killing commercial motorcycle riders …

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Suspect leads armed robbery gang to his former Indian boss’ house in Kano

Suspect leads armed robbery gang to his former Indian boss

Operatives of the Kano State Police Command have arrested four suspected armed robbers and recovered stolen properties.    Spokesperson of the command, SP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa, in a statement on Thursday, June 9, said the suspects were arrested while robbing residence of an Indian national at Sharada Quarters.    The …

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Police arrest two armed robbers on Apongbon bridge, recover motorcycle and laptop

Police arrest two armed robbers on Apongbon bridge, recover motorcycle and laptop

Officers of the Ijora Badia division of the Lagos State Police Command, have arrested one Mustapha Mohammed, 37, and Abdullahi Buba. 20, while escaping with their loot after robbing some Lagosians.    A statement released by SP Benjamin Hundeyin, spokesperson of the state police command, said the suspects were arrested …

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FCT police command parade armed men who raided a guest house and carted away personal items in Abuja. Killers of taxi driver also paraded (video)

FCT police command parade armed men who raided a guest house and carted away personal items in Abuja. Killers of taxi driver also paraded (video)

Men of the FCT police command have paraded suspected armed men who raided a guest house and carted away personal items CCTV obtained by the police showed the suspects bursting into rooms in the guest house located around Utako in the FCT and robbing the occupants for hours. Following a …

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Two suspected armed robbers arrested after they were overpowered by a victim they tried to rob in Osun state

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Two suspected armed robbers have been arrested by the Dada Estate Division of the Osun State Police Command.   The armed suspects allegedly arrived at the home of Adedayo Adedamola aka Fryo located in Adetunji Estate around 2am on Saturday, May 7.   They were said to be armed with pump-action rifles and …

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Three armed robbery suspects arrested for allegedly robbing a company in Ogun (photo)

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Men of the Ogun state police command on Saturday, May 7th arrested three members of an armed robbery syndicate after they allegedly attacked and robbed a company in Ogijo area of the state. The suspects identified as Shadrach Blessing 25 years, Edibo Peter 25years and Osuwgu Oyebuchi 27 years, were arrested following a …

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Police officer shares intriguing story of how a mother was left in shock after her son who was a ‘church boy’ confessed to be part of an armed robbery gang and hid their guns in the church

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Popular police officer, Aliyu Giwa, has shared an intriguing story of how a mother was left in shock after her son who was a member of the choir, confessed that he was part of a robbery gang and even hid the ammunitions in the church. In a post shared on …

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Police arrest three suspected illicit drug dealers, two armed robbers in Delta

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Operatives of the Delta State Police Command have arrested three suspected illicit drug dealers and two armed robbers at different locations in the state.    Spokesperson of the command, DSP Bright Edafe, who disclosed this in a statement said substance suspected to be cocaine and other illicit drugs were recovered from …

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