Gunmen attack Police Headquarters, abduct officer and free inmates

Gunmen have launch another attack on Mbieri Divisional Police Headquarters in Mbaitoli Local Government Area of Imo state on Thursday morning and abducted a officer in duty

The attack followed the recent attack made by a group of gunmen suspected to be member of IPOB on Police Command headquarters and Owerri Correctional Center where they free  1,884 inmates.

According to resident and the community leaders who said that the police divisional headquarters was not burnt but only freed the suspects in detention after vandalizing the command’s facilities

The attacked was confirmed by the police public relation officer of the state, Orlando Ikeokwu but unable to give details of the incident

It was gathered that aside the officer who was abducted, two others sustained injuries in the incident which is the second major attack on a police station since an armed gang invaded the state police headquarters on Monday with highly sophisticated weapon which over powered the effort of the security operatives on duty


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