Quick action by officers at the Nasinu Police Station and officers on duty at the Police Special Response Unit sentry resulted in the arrest of two men for their alleged involvement in a robbery at the Hanson Supermarket Complex this morning.
A call was received through Crime Stoppers that two men were allegedly seen breaking into the supermarket complex after 3am whereby Nasinu personnel were informed.
Two officers who were on guard at the Police Special Response Unit were asked to assist, whereby they quickly got into the private car belonging to one of the officers which was parked nearby and attended to the report.
The Taskforce team were also alerted and arrived shortly afterwards.
Upon arrival they managed to arrest the first suspect an 18 year old who allegedly had in his possession a bag containing assorted liqour.
The second suspect a 20 year old was arrested later by the Taskforce team after he allegedly jumped from the first floor of the building.
The two remain in custody as investigations continue.
SOURCE: FIJI POLICE FORCE