Enugu was on Wednesday under siege as a seven man gang of armed robbers invaded the Coal City killing one victim.
The robbers armed with AK-47 riffles operated at Obiagu/Edinburgh roundabout at about 4: 25PM. They killed a popular driver identified as ‘Alaka’, snatched a red Toyota Spider and a Sienna vehicle with which they tried to escape after disposing the occupants of the vehicles of their valuables.
However, the men of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Enugu State Police Command with combined efforts of Department of State Security DSS.intercepted and caught up with them around Bisola road while they were attempting to flee the city following a 20 minute gun duel
Two of the robbers where killed at the spot while three others were apprehended.
More details as it unfolds.