After dispossessing a woman a huge sum of money, two armed robbers have been trailed and shot dead by the police.
Scene of the incident where the robbers were shot
According to Vanguard, motorists and residents alerted the Police attached to Satellite Division Police Station of the activities of the robbers and that the Divisional Police Officer mobilised his men, who went after the robbers.
Four of the suspects, who headed towards Satellite Town, were apprehended and the loot recovered, while two others that were on motorbike, were gunned down at Alakija Bus Stop, and guns recovered from them.
The bodies of the armed robbers could be seen lying on the road as people gathered to catch a glimpse.
Lagos State Police Command’s spokesperson, SP Chike Oti, who confirmed the incident, said the robbers attacked a bank customer at about 9a.m. and as they were carrying out the operation, residents saw them and alerted the Police, who then went into action.