Robbers Killed During Shootout In Calabar
Crime - • By Oluwatobiloba Emmanuel
The Police Command in Cross River, has killed five suspected armed robbery gang who engaged the police in a gun duel shortly after robbing a filling station at Atu Street in Calabar on Sunday.
Mr Hafiz Inuwa, the Commissioner of Police in the state, who briefed newsmen on the incident at the Atakpa Police Station, said the robbers invaded the filling station on Sunday morning.
“Some of these armed robbers are giving us problems in Calabar municipality.
”These set of robbers were caught up in a gun battle with the police shortly after they robbed a filling station in Atu area of Calabar South.
However, They had a shootout with the police and our men were able to gun down five of them. These were the same gang that we already have their profile.