3 students of the Nasarawa State University, Keffi, have been arrested by the police for their involvement in an alleged arm robbery.
The state’s Commissioner of Police, Abubakar Sadiq-Bello, while speaking with newsmen on Wednesday said the trio were arrested on Sunday night on the Keffi-Akwanga road, near the institution’s campus.
According to Mr. Sadiq-Bello the Keffi Area Command received a distress call of a robbery incident on the Keffi-Akwanga road, about a kilometre from the school gate.
“Our men swung into action immediately, mobilised to the scene and arrested three suspects while others escaped.
“The police are on the trail of the fleeing members of the gang and the suspects would be charged to court as soon as investigation is concluded,” he said.