Suspected robbers at about 8:15pm on Monday evening engaged security operatives in an exchange of gunfire, resulting to a lone accident at Ekrokpe community in Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State.
Focus Naija can report that in the course of the shootout the robbers crashed their operational vehicle into a school fence and were arrested with arms.
According to reports, the culprits had hijacked a POS operator at Usiefrun community and were escaping when they ran into police officers that were escorting a dignitary.
It was also reported that upon search of their operational vehicle after the shootout, female items with particulars that bear the name, EFE Ejiro Rose were discovered.
Efforts to reach the Delta State Police Command spokesperson to comment on the incident proved abortive, however, the arrested robbers were reportedly handed over to the Otu-Jeremi Police Division for detention.