The Bayelsa State Commissioner of Police says Investigations have commenced following the unfortunate attack on the residence of former governor of Bayelsa state and Senatoriall candidate Seriake Dickson
Unknown Gunmen On Wednesday 19th November 2020, at about 2.00 am reportedly arrived the residence in three speedboats through the Forcados River. Their attempt to invade the residence of Seriake Dickson at the riverine community of Toru-Orua, Sagbama Local Government Area was however repelled by Policemen on duty.
An Inspector of Police who sustained gunshots injuries resulting from the fierce encounter with the gunmen, later died and his corpse has reportedly been deposited at the mortuary.
The Command condoles with the family and relatives of the Inspector of Police who fought gallantly with his team to prevent the gunmen from invading the residence.
The Commissioner of Police, Bayelsa State Command, CP Mike Okoli appeals to members of the community to remain calm as the command is working to apprehend the perpetrators and bring them to book.