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UNKNOWN GUNMEN ATTACK ANOTHER POLICE STATION IN ABIA STATE

Unknown gunmen have attacked and set ablaze another police station located at Ubakala in Umuahia South Local Government Area of Abia State in the early hours of today.

The unknown gunmen killed two policemen on duty during the attack.

Unconfirmed sources say their riffles were carted away by the men, while suspects in detention were released during the attack.

The Abia State Police Command’s Police Public Relations Officer, Geoffrey Ogbonna who confirmed the attack in a telephone interview however said he could not confirm if riffles were carted away or that
suspects in police detention were released.

Five police patrol vehicle were burnt in addition to six exhibit vehicles including tricycles during the attack.

Adjoining buildings were affected in the blast.

So far Police stations in Umuojima, Isialangwa South, Nkporo , Ohafia Local Government Area Uzuakoli ,Bende Local Government Area and Ubani, Umuahia North all in Abia State have all been attacked by the rampaging hoodlums in the last two months.

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