Gunmen kill four police officers in Anambra

Unidentified gunmen have killed four policemen on Wednesday, after attacking two police stations in Anambra State.

It was gathered that attacks happened in Nkpologu community in Aguata Local Government Area and Omogho in Orumba North Local Government Area.

Sources said the gunmen who operated in a salon car and a black Mercedes Benz 4matic, drove into the stations, pumping bullets into the air and also setting vehicles belonging to the Nigeria Police Force on fire.

Two policemen were killed in Nkpologu, while two were also killed in the Omogho attack.

CSP Haruna Mohammed, the state police command spokesperson has also confirmed the attack .

Mohammed said the CP, Monday Kuryas, has visited two spots to ascertain the level of damage.

Haruna said, “The CP visited Mkpologwu, Aguata Local Government Area and Omogho in Orumba North, where hoodlums attacked police patrol teams in the morning at about 11:30 am.

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“Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police CP Monday Bala Kuryas, has ordered for discreet investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident and bring perpetrators of the dastardly act to book.”

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