Men of the Rivers State Police Command Wednesday shot and killed three suspected armed robbers while trying to rob a new generation bank around Agip Roundabouts in Port Harcourt.
The armed robbers who drove in a black Xteran Jeep reportedly opened fire on the police escort vehicle which was heading to the bank.
Briefing journalists on the matter, the Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of Operation HABILA JOSHAK said the vehicle was escorting cash to the new generation bank.
DCP JOSHAK said two AK 47, live ammunitions and charms were recovered from the car of the hoodlums.
The Deputy Commissioner of Police in-charge of Operation in the Rivers State Police Command, HABILA JOSHAK also said two Mobile Police injured in the attack were responding to treatment.