The joined security men, who responded swiftly to a bank robbery attack in Mpape area of Abuja, has succeeded in killing one of the robbers while other four members of the gang have been arrested.
Franspat gathered that the security agents forced the hoodlums out after shooting teargas into the bank.
The armed robbers, who attacked the First Bank branch in Mpape this morning, ran into trouble shortly after gaining access into the bank, as the joint security men, comprising solders and police men, responded immediately after being alerted.
One of the arrested armed robbers reportedly died from gun shot wounds and his remains taken into the police van along with other four arrested.
According to the Deputy Police Public Relations Officer, Mariam Yusuf, four of the robbers have been arrested while one was killed in an exchange of gunfire with the Police.
The police spokesperson said the situation has been brought under control as a joint security team have maintained sanity in the area The thieves were trapped inside the bank for over four hours.