Unknown Gunmen Kill Three Policemen, Set Patrol Van Ablaze In Anambra State
Three policemen have been confirmed killed by unknown gunmen in Onitsha, Anambra State.
According to reports, the attack occurred at Ezeiweka road in the commercial city, and that a patrol van belonging to the police was also set ablaze by the attacking gunmen.
“The policemen were at a checkpoint in the area, where they always station their vehicle at the junction on daily basis as one of the security posts, when the attack happened,” the source said.
The State Police Command’s spokesperson, DSP Toochukwu Ikenga confirmed the incident, saying that he would react after gathering information about how the attack happened.