No fewer than four police officers were killed on Friday night following an attack on Agwa Divisional Police headquarters in Oguta Local Government Area of Imo state.
It was gathered that the gunmen also razed part of the police headquarters and vehicles during the attack.
Some residents of the community disclosed that the assailants struck at about 10 p.m. on Friday, shooting indiscriminately.
“It was this morning that we heard that they were criminals and they attacked the police division, killed four policemen, and burnt vehicles there,” one of the residents, who declined to be named, said.
Meanwhile, the Imo State Police Command has yet to react to the incident as of press time.