Three arm robbers were nabbed by the Rivers state police men in a checkpoint at Tombia extension near Market Square in GRA Phase II, Port Harcourt.
According to the press release by the Police command, the arm robbers earlier snatched a Lexus 330 JEEP from a resident in GRA of Port Harcourt on Sunday.
They were stop in a check point and when they noticed that the police were coming for their arrest, they opened fire against the police.
Upon the gun duel between the criminals and the policemen, one of the robbers was killed, one nabbed alive while the third managed to escap with gun injury.
Investigations are still ongoing to apprehend the remaining gang members.