A gang of armed robbers numbering about about 5 men invaded the MTN office in Marian Road on the 31st of October, 2016, robbing customers and staff of their monies and other possessions.
A police officer who was present inside the shop to carry out a SIM welcome back was shot at several times and his riffle snatch from him.
Meanwhile, another unfortunate customer at the place was shot at from a very close range. The bullets penetrated and passed through her abdomen and came out from the back. Her survival now depend on the hands of God as she was gruesomely injured .
According to Ifere Paul, there was another arm robbery operation in the, where the wife of one Mr Sule was attacked and all her worldly possession taken away. Mrs Sule was going to deposit money into the bank before she was attacked on the highway in broad day light with no security personels to her rescue.
Calabar Reporters is making everything possible to contact the state PPRO, Mrs Ifere to confirm the incident.
Series of robbery attacks have been allegedly reported in the city recently and we’re putting our best to gather more information so we can curtail the matter to the appropriate source. In the meantime, do report any suspicious person or group of people around you to the nearest security post or send us a message on our social media handles.