An armed robbery resulting in heavy fire and wild car chases on the ET rapid response.
Around 10:00 in the morning, an unsuspected received a call from the CCPO network informing about a robbery occurring at Toti post office.
There was an immediate mobilization of ground units.
The tip off came from an off duty police officer informing them that he spotted a the unlawful individuals escaping the route.
The Tactical response team noticed a vehicle matching the description given. At the moment they drew close to the suspect’s vehicle they started opening fire. Then it became a high speed pursuit, although the team was receiving heavy fire when the suspects went off road into the rural areas.
They managed to catch up with them resulting in one suspect wounded badly and another apprehended, Unfortunately, four suspects ran into the dense bushes. The investigation still continues till they find the suspects.
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