4 Persons Feared Dead As Armed Robbers Attack PoS Shop In Plateau

4 Persons Feared Dead As Armed Robbers Attack PoS Shop In Plateau

According to a report by NAN, four customers were shot by suspected robbers during a robbery attack on PoS shop in Panyam District of Mangu Local Government Area of Plateau State.

The incident was confirmed by Mangu Divisional Police Officer ( DPO), Mr. Yusuf Balami, he said: " It is true that armed robbers attacked the PoS shop and carted away some undisclosed amount of money leaving behind four wounded persons"

The DPO further stressed that he immidiately mobilised his men in Mangu town and headed to Panyam when the distress call came to his office, but before they could arrive,  the robbers had finished their operations and left. Efforts are being made to track the robbers and get them arrested.

Meanwhile, an eyewitness named Dakok told NAN that  armed robbers came in a commando-style and began shooting in the air to scare people around as they headed straight to the PoS shop that belongs to Mr. Ifeanyi Ide.

He said: " Immediately they entered the shop, we heard gunshots and we concluded that they have killed the PoS operator.

" After the robbers have left, we got to know that he was left untouched but not the four people they met in his shop as they were shot and wounded."

The four persons shot had been taken to COCIN Rural Health Hospital, Panyam for treatment.

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