The Okigwe South Police Space Command headquarters in Orieagu, Ehime Mbano Native Authorities Space of Imo State has been attacked.
A minimum of 5 policemen who put up a battle have been gunned down.
The attackers stormed the police facility at about 7p.m. and opened fireplace. They launched suspects in custody within the police facility.
It was gathered that the armory was looted within the course of.
The residents ran helter-skelter for security whereas these caught up of their houses remained indoors.
Police Public Relations Officer, Orlando Ikeokwu, confirmed the assault.
The spokesman stated 5 officers have been killed, whereas one is but to be discovered. Ikeokwu added that the constructing was not sef on fireplace.
BREAKING: 5 officers killed in Imo as gunmen assault police headquarters