By Franca Joseph (AGENDWATCHDOG) – Gunmen reportedly stormed Mbieri Divisional Police Headquarters located at Mbaitoli Local Government Area of Imo state late on Wednesday.
According to a sources, the gunmen vandalised the police building and freed suspects in detention. They reportedly arrived in the late hours of Wednesday night with sophisticated weapons and shot sporadically before gaining access into the police facility. About two police officers were injured and another reportedly kidnapped.
The attack on the station, which was confirmed by the Imo State Police Command’s spokesman, Orlando Ikeokwu, makes it seven police stations that have been attacked by gunmen in Imo state between January and April, 2021, including the daring raid on the Imo State Police Command Headquarters on Monday.