The police in Ebonyi have said they had uncovered a new strategy used by criminals to rob bank customers.
The command’s spokesperson, Loveth Odah, made this known in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abakaliki on Thursday.
Ms Odah warned members of the public, especially bank customers, to always be security conscious whenever making bank transactions.
According to her, the new strategy involves trailing their victims through a female member of their syndicate who are usually monitoring financial transactions around banks’ premises.
Ms Odah said such members of the syndicate usually hang outside the banks with cellophane bag containing nails that were usually planted either at the front or rear of the victims’ vehicles.
“As soon as the target comes out from…