Category Archives: Armed robbery

Police kill notorious robber in Imo, arrest suspect in morgue

Police in Imo have shot dead a suspected armed robber, Chimobi Okorie, after weeks of intense search. The Guardian reports that Okorie, who is a kingpin, led several armed robbery operations in the state, which made him to be on the tracking list of the police. Full story


Posted by Amaka, 18 April 2017


Delta Police Command confirms killing of Tompolo

Delta Police Command on Monday said its operatives had killed a notorious armed bandit known as Tompolo Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Andrew Aniamaka, told newsmen that three of the robber’s accomplices escaped with bullet wounds. Full story


Posted by Amaka, 18 April 2017

Armed Robbery attack in Zenith Bank:3 killed, others injured

The news reaching us is that Unknown gunmen in a commando style invaded ZENITH BANK, Owerri branch this afternoon around 2pm. Sources revealed that they were 15 and fully armed. However, Killed 3 people, and wounded several others including a policeman.Some of the criminals were also shot dead durning the exchange of gun shots with policemen. Full story


Posted by Amaka, 22 February 2017

Kaduna Police Command kills 3 armed bandits, arrests 14

In its commitment to rid the state of criminals, the Kaduna State Police Command on Monday killed three armed bandits and arrested thirteen suspected armed robbers terrorizing Kaduna – Abuja highway. Full story


Posted by Amaka, 17 January 2017

Police arrest SARS officer for killing undergraduate

An officer of the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) has been arrested by police for allegedly killing Joseph Eidonojie-Ugbeni, an undergraduate of the Edo state polytechnic.
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Posted by Amaka, 26 September 2016

Court sentences bricklayer to death by hanging

In accordance with the provision of the law, you are hereby sentenced to death by hanging by the neck until death. May the Lord have mercy on us.”With these words, Justice Atinuke Ipaye of a Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja yesterday sentenced a ‎bricklayer, Femi Adebowale, to death by hanging for being found guilty of armed robbery. Full story


Posted by Hussaini Ali 29th June, 2016

Kogi Police Kill Two Notorious Robbers

Kogi State Police Command has killed two armed bandit in a gun duel between the police patrol team and rampaging dare devil four-man gang robbers terrorizing Ankpa town in Ofu Local Government Area of the state. Full story…


Posted by Amaka, 9 July 2013