Police Foil Mpape Bank Robbery
In prompt response to a distress call at Mpape , the FCT Police Command has foiled an attempted robbery attack at a First Bank branch at about 1200hrs, today.
Police Operatives were immediately deployed to the scene and engaged in cross%re with the robbers thereby foiling the attack on the bank with the back up of the Military.
Consequently, Four (4) suspects were arrested and one shot dead while trying to escape. The Commissioner of Police has ordered a discreet investigation of the incident.
The Command urges residents to remain calm as normalcy has been restored while rea+rming its commitment to nip crime in the bud and ensure safety in the FCT.
In case of emergency contact the Command through any of these emergency numbers: 08032003913, 08061581938, 07057337653 and 08028940883.
ASP Yusuf Mariam
Deputy Police Public Relations O+cer
For: Commissioner of Police