One police officer has been killed and one other one mendacity critically unwell within the hospital after unknown gunmen attacked a Police patrol group at Ukacha junction Neni, Anaocha LGA in Anambra state in the present day March 18.
A press release launched by the spokesperson of the state police command, DSP Ikenga Tochukwu, says the hoodlums numbering over twenty with three Sienna buses and bikes engaged the police in a gun-duel which lasted for over 30minutes earlier than reinforcements from the State headquarters forcing the hoodlums to flee.
Tochukwu stated two police operatives sustained gunshot accidents and have been rushed to the hospital for medical consideration the place one was confirmed lifeless by a medical physician.
He stated the state Commissioner of police, CP MB Kuryas, visited the scene for an on-the-spot evaluation. He stated an investigation is ongoing and energy is being intensified so as to unravel perpetrators of the heinous act and produce them to e book.