On the night of Sunday to Monday, around 4: am, Customs’ Subdivision officers of Dakar-Exterior prevented thieves from stealing containers, filled with scooters, bicycles and mattresses.
With the help of a public transport vehicle about fifteen individuals tried to rob a container located at the Mole 8 Scanners.
Customs’ officers were forced to open fire warnings to prevent them from robbing goods. Five (5) individuals were arrested and handed over to the Gendarmerie. Others ran away.