By ONYEKACHUKWU MELUWA, Warri
The Delta State Police Command in collaboration with the Nigerian Army 3 Battalion in Effurun in the early hours of Tuesday morning gunned down a notorious armed robber and recovered an AK 47 rifle in Warri, Delta State, AUTHENTIC News Daily reports.
Other members of the notorious gang escaped from the scene of incident as a result of superior fire Power from the Police.
It was learnt that the notorious gang specializes in killing of policemen, carting away their rifles.
It was gathered that the Police led by the Divisional Police Officer”C” Division Asaba, CSP Anieteh Eyoh trailed the deceased notorious armed robber and gang who engaged them (Police) in a fierce gun battle to Warri based on information.
In the process, the notorious armed robber was arrested in Effurun axis but he attempted to escape and was allegedly shot dead by the Police.
In a text message, the Delta State Commissioner of Police, CP Muhammad Mustafa said,”Confirmed”.