On Thursday morning, Unknown gunmen have once more attacked Mbieri Divisional Police Headquarters in Mbaitoli Native Authorities Space of Imo state.
Gistlover understands that the gunmen attacked the police station round 1 am on Thursday and freed suspects detained in custody within the police facility.
It was gathered that the gunmen didn’t raze the police facility as a result of resistance by the policemen on responsibility.
In accordance with The PUNCH, a supply stated that the gunmen kidnapped one police officer and injured two different cops.
He added that the hoodlums took away the telephones belonging to suspects and the police operatives on the Divisional.
The supply stated “We resisted them however they overpowered us. They’d extra subtle weapons. They took all of the telephones they noticed, launched the suspects once they gained entry, and vandalized the police constructing.”
Confirming the assault, Police spokesperson within the state, Orlando Ikeokwu, stated it was true that the gunmen attacked the police station.
He additionally confirmed that whereas one police officer was lacking, two others had been injured owing to the resistance put by the policemen on responsibility.
Ikeokwu, additionally confirmed that some suspects detained within the police facility had been freed by the attackers.
He, nevertheless, assured that the police authority within the state had commenced investigation into the assault, instantly.
Nonetheless, a report has it that six Divisional Police Headquarters had been attacked between February and April 2021.