A gang of six armed robbers who operated in Calabar metropolis last night were apprehended by men of Operation Akpakwu.
A reliable source from Operation Akpakwu in Calabar has it that the six-man gang robbery attacked a policeman last night at gun point and luck ran out of them when Operation Akpakwu got the information and immediately chased after them.
According to the source “The robbers were chased from State Housing by Chief Obot street while they were shooting sporadically. During the process of chasing after them by the Operation Akpakwu team, the driver of the armed robbery vehicle lost control and ran into a deep gutter.
He added that “Three of the armed robbers were arrested, the other three escaped, one of them had bullet wounds. The son to a former House of Assembly member was the person who drove the car the robbers used for the operation,” the source said.
Credit: George Odok