Soldiers were arrested on Friday January 6, 2023 in Nkongsamba, a commune in the Littoral Region of Cameroon.
Elements of Cameroon's Rapid Intervention Battalion (BIR) were arrested after robbing a game store, residents and authorities said.
According to the report, the armed officers linked to other robberies in Nkongsamba invaded the game store where they robbed 80,000 FCFA.
"The suspects are also linked to other crimes," a military source said, noting that the suspects were apprehended by security operatives.
"They will face they law," he said.