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Robbers Kill Two Policemen In Kogi Bank Raid

Posted: Jul 31, 2015 at 7:00 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

The Nigeria Police Force, Kogi State Command, lost two officers during a gun battle at a robbery in Okene, Kogi State, on Friday, July 31, 2015.

The incident occurred during a robbery at the Okene branch of First Bank, at the Old Prison Junction of the town, reports say.

Daily Independent gathered that a gunfight ensued when five men stormed the bank’s premises around 9am, but they were confronted by police officers who duty.

Kogi State police spokesperson, Shola Adebayo, confirmed the incident. He stated that the police have started a manhunt for the robbers and would not relent until they are arrested.