FCT Police Arrest Three Suspects Over Car Snatching, Armed Robbery
The operatives of the FCT Police Command on Saturday, 24th September 2022 arrested three suspected armed robbery and recovered a Mercedes Benz GLK 350 Ash Colour with Reg. No. GWA 740 FM.
According to a press release signed by the FCT Police Command Public Relation Officer, DSP Josephine Adeh, anipr, mipra, she said that a distress call was received from control room mine that some hoodlums numbering about ten armed with cutlasses/knives and cutters invaded Old Gwarinpa road and robbed them of their handsets, Mercedes Benz car and valuables around 4 am
On receipt of the report, police operatives from both Gwarinpa/Life camp Divisions were mobilized to the scene but the hoodlums fled before the arrival of the teams.
However, the vehicle was tracked to Amingo Wuse 2. Based on the tip-off, the surveillance team from Maitama Division swung into action and three suspects were arrested while the robbed Mercedes Benz GLK 350 with Reg. No. GWA 740 FM, ash colour, laptop, and other valuables were recovered.
The suspects confess to the crime and are cooperating with the detectives to arrest other members of their syndicate.
The Commissioner of Police, CP Babaji Sunday, psc while commending residents for the prompt information on the robbery, assured that crimes not detected would be promptly confronted.