2 Okeke was robbed on Jingre-Saminaka Road in Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau on May 22 and the recovered money was returned to him on July 4.
4 He explained that on the day in question, the Jingre Division of the police received a distress call that a robbery was taking place at Fuskan Mata community on the Jingre-Saminaka Road.
5 Police operatives mobilised to the scene and engaged the robbers in a gun duel after which they restored normalcy to the area.
6 One of the robbery victims sustained gunshot wounds and later died at the Plateau Specialist Hospital, Jos.
8 Okeke’s money was later recovered at the robbery scene.
9 DSP Alfred stated that the police commissioner urged Plateau residents to continue to give timely information to the police and to other security agencies to strengthen the fight against crime.