From Nicholas Kalu, Abuja
Two persons were killed in Pegi Community on Sunday, according to a statement from the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command
According to the statement signed by the Deputy Public Relations Officer, ASP Yusuf Mariam, on behalf of the Commissioner of Police, two of the robbery suspects were arrested.
According to the statement, no kidnap was recorded.
The statement read, “The FCT Police Command refutes the misleading message being circulated in the social media claiming that “Bandits/Kidnappers killed four persons at Kabi Mangoro of Pegi axis”. On the contrary, the FCT Police Command swiftly responded to a distress call today 29th December, 2019 and arrested two (2) suspected armed robbers at a robbery scene in Gbogu Village along Kabi Mangoro road at Pegi.
“The Police Operatives attached to Pegi Division were instantly deployed to the scene where they apprehended the two suspects and disarmed them. Unfortunately, two victims of the…