On Friday night, unidentified gunmen besieged Obowo Divisional Police Headquarters,located at Umulowe autonomous community area of Imo State ,and killed two on duty police officers.
It was gathered that the hoodlums who performed in a vehicle also injured three other officers who denied them entry into the headquarters .
A source recounted , “ Two policemen died in the incident . Three were wounded . One of the hoodlums was also killed but they drove off with him . The policemen who were killed were the ones who repelled them. It was an unfortunate development . ”
However, the spokesperson for the state police command , Orlando Ikeokwu , revealed that the three other policemen who were injured during the event had been discharged from a local hospital where they were rushed and transferred to a better clinic in the state capital,Owerri.