Report reaching us has it that two policemen have been attacked and killed by unknown gunmen while on a check point duty at Nze Street bypass, New Haven Enugu.
A security source, when interviewed, said that the gunmen invade the check point with two vehicles, killed two policemen and made away with their rifles.
Meanwhile, according to Mr. Ebere Amaraizu, the Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, who confirmed the incident, said ”We are working very hard to rivel the identities of the gunmen.
The policemen were killed while on duty, and we are suspecting that the gunmen were armed robbers. Cultists usually do not act this way. We are appealing to members of the public to avail us of credible information that will unmask the identity of the killers, he said.
This deadly incident occurred around 9pm on Thursday leaving passersby and residents restless.