Armed robbers open fire on mobile money vendors in Walewale

Residents of Kukuwazugu in Walwale in the North East region are living in fear following Friday night’s attack on mobile money vendors by unknown gun wielding men.

The two gun men according to Information gathered attacked two mobile money vendors and a lotto operator and made away with huge sums of money.

Some residents said the incident happened when the two gun men stormed the area wearing face mask and armed with AK 47 raffles.

An eyewitness revealed to Joy News that the robbers fired indiscriminately before looting their victims.

Assemblyman for the area , Seidu Kamal also revealed that the attack was second of its kind in the recent times in the area.

He addeed the robbers attempted snatching a motorbike during their last attack.

Mr Kamal further acknowledged efforts by Police in restoring the area and confirmed the community will in due time avail a vigilante group to support deal with the manners.


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