Residents of Rukuba Road Community in Jos metropolis have made a fresh appeal to the state government, the police and other security agents to assist them in arresting those behind frequent armed robbery attacks in their areas.
The fresh appeal is coming on the heels of another armed robbery incident which occurred at a popular petrol station within the locality on Sunday evening .
It was gathered that the gunmen who arrived the community in a vehicle around 8 pm made straight to the petrol station and held the fuel attendants hostage.
During the operation which lasted for several minutes, the Manager of the Petrol Station whose name could not be readily identified as at the time of filling this report was shot by the robbers and later died at an undisclosed hospital in Jos where he was rushed to.
Some residents who confirmed the robbery operation at the Petrol station and other areas in the community told JAY FM on Monday that the situation was giving them sleepless nights while calling on the authorities to act quickly and apprehend those terrorizing the communities with robbery operations.