Gunmen attack another Police station in Imo State

Gunmen attack another Police station in Imo State

Another Police station was attacked on Tuesday by unknown gunmen in Imo State, shortly after vice president Yemi Osinbajo and Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu visited Owerri, the state capital.

Report has it that the gunmen razed Ehime Mbano Local Government Area Divisional Police Headquarters.

They also set free all suspects in detention at the station before setting the Police Divisional headquarters ablaze.

This is coming shortly after the federal government delegation which also included the Minister of Interior Raul Aregbesola, had visited the state over the recent attack and burning of the police headquarters and correctional facility (prison).

A source who spoke on the incident said: “Gunmen this evening razed Ehime Mbano LGA police divisional headquarters. On arrival, the gunmen carrying guns freed the suspects before wrecking the havoc.”

When contacted, Imo Police spokesperson, Orlando Ikeokwu, told The Nation he had been not contacted or briefed on the incident.