According to a news update by Channels Televison, An attack has been made by gunmen in Neni Anaocha Local Government Area of Anambra State. Speaking on the attack is the Police Public Relations Officer in the state who confirmed the ugly incident, and added that gunshot injuries was sustained by another officer during the attack.
Tochukwu Ikenga further added that the gunmen numbering over 20 came in a Sienna vehicle, opened fire on the officers, killed one, and injured two others as well as burnt a patrol vehicle.
Gunmen Attack police patrol team at Okacha Junction in Neni, Anaocha Local Government Area of Anambra State.
According to the Police spokesman, the gun battle lasted for about 30 minutes before reinforcement from the State Police Command which forced the hoodlums to run away.
He stated that the Commissioner of Police, Monday Kuryas, visited the scene of the incident and ordered an investigation into the attack.
He maintained that those behind the attack would be brought to justice.