The Inspector General of Police’s Anti Robbery Squad attached to a prominent armed robbers hunter, Alhaji Ali Kwara, in collaboration with the Bauchi State Police command has recovered two AK 47 riffles and 320 live ammunitions in Bauchi State.
Briefing newsmen over the success recorded by the team in Bauchi Alhaji Ali Kwara said the team pursued the armed robbers who came from Owerri in Imo state on information they gathered about the armed robbers who were coming from Abuja.
According to him, "We pursued them from Abuja to Bauchi and intercepted them between Azare to Potiskum in Yobe State.
They abandoned their vehicles and fled inside the bush.
We recovered two AK 47 riffles and over 320 rounds of ammunitions and their Hilux vehicle with registration numbers 22g403049570 and registration 526144734 respectively.
We have handed over the vehicle and the recovered arms to the Bauchi State Police Commissioner."
Police Public Relations Officer ASP Hassan Mohammed Auyo confirmed the saying that the Police Commissioner has commenced investigation into the matter.