BREAKING!!! :Police have arrested seven suspects in Ebonyi Bullion Van Robbery(Photo)
The Police have arrested seven suspects including serving and dismissed Soldiers for the alleged attack on a bullion van that led to the death of four policemen in Ebonyi State.
The bullion van was attacked on July 29 on its way moving from Enugu State to Abakaliki
The suspects were arrested by operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT).
Recovered from the suspects were explosives, one GPMG,six riffles , 51 AK 47 magazines, 1,620 ammunition, two vehicles, breaking instruments and charms.
A police source said: “Sequel to the attack on a Bullion van in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State on 29th July 2020, by bank robbers which led to the death of four police officers, leaving others injured. During serious Manhunt by IRT Detectives with technical Intelligence support from TIU arrested Alfred Robinson , 45 , Ijaw by tribe in Delta State on August 1 , and recovered arms and ammunition from him.”