Agene AKHERE, Benin
The police high command in Benin City, have confirmed the death of two dare devil armed robbers operating on the Benin-Auchi Expressway of Edo State.
The robbers met their waterloo at about 5.30am when they ran into a routine patrol team led by the O/C SARS
According to a press release made available to WESTERN POST,the robbers on sitting the patrol team fired gun shots into their vehicle and exchange of fire led to two of the hoodlums fatally injured
Other members of the gang ran into the bush with gun wounds while the two died on their way to the hospital
Items recovered from the hoodlums according to the command’s public relations officer,DSP Noble Uwoh included one AK7 rifle, 83 rounds of live ammunition, one pump action gun, 97 live cartridges, three AK-47 rifle magazines and one face mask among others
The command therefore warned owners of care givers to report anyone found with bullets wounds to the nearest police station.