Security Foils attempted Jail break in Jos Custodial Center.

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The Medium Security Custodial Centre in Jos, Plateau State came under attack by gunmen who reportedly stormed the facility in large number with sophisticated weapons.

According to a press statement from the custodial center,the invaders arrived the Custodial Center at about 5:20pm and immediately made for the main gate where they engaged the armed squad personnel in a gun battle before breaking into the yard.

They were however trapped within the yard as men from sister security services were immediately mobilised to assist the armed guards to cordon the perimeter wall and the entire area.

Reinforcement from the response squad of the Service has also been mobilised to the center.

The situation was however brought under control as the attackers firing power is was subdued by superior fire from a combined team of security agencies.

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