Police arrests notorious armed robberS in Abuja


Operatives of the Federal Capital Territory FCT Police Command attached to Utako Divisional Headquarters have arrested one Attah Godwin ‘m’ 33 of Kogi State in connection with a robbery attack on one Ogo Chukwuemeka ‘m’ 27 of Kuchigoro, Abuja.

The police said the suspect attacked the victim while he was trying to board a vehicle to Kuchigoro at Berger Mosque, Utako, stabbed him on the chest and shoulder with a knife and dispossessed him of his phones and other belongings.

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A statement on Sunday by the FCT Police Public Relations Officer, SP Josephine Adeh reads: “The police operatives on patrol, having received the information, in concert with the locals gave the suspects a hot chase and caught up with him.

“The exhibits were recovered from him and the victim was taken to the hospital to receive medical attention.

“While investigation is still ongoing, the Commissioner of Police FCT, CP Benneth C. Igweh psc, mni wishes to reiterate his unflinching commitment to ensure residents of FCT enjoy a safe and enjoyable environment.

He equally urges residents to report suspicious activities through the following emergency lines ; 08032003913, 08061581938, 07057337653, and 08028940883; PCB: 09022222352”.