One police officer has been confirmed useless after hoodlums attacked the Divisional Police Head quarters, Isiala Mbano, in Imo state on Saturday, March 20 at about 6.30pm.
The hoodlums stormed the station of their numbers and began taking pictures sporadically into the air. Operatives of the Division nonetheless efficiently repelled them. After the encounter, it was found that the hoodlums destroyed some doorways and home windows.
Confirming the incident, the spokesperson of the state police command, SP Ikeowku Orlando, stated no arm(s) was taken away however that an Inspector who was on obligation on the time of the assault, gave up the ghost whereas receiving therapy because of accidents sustained in the course of the melee.
Throughout an on-the-spot evaluation of the station, the state Commissioner of Police, CP Nasiru Mohammed, decried the extent of injury within the Division which he termed as barbaric. He inspired officers to not be deterred by this assault, however be charged to brace up the problem and guarantee policing actions proceed within the space.
The police boss warned these accountable for all of the assaults to desist from it, or be ready to face the regulation.