By ONYEKACHUKWU MELUWA, Warri
Gunmen at about 8:15am on Tuesday, ambushed and carted away two rifles, killing one of the Policemen on duty, AUTHENTIC News Daily can report.
The Police Patrol Team from “C” Division,Asaba were waylaid by the gunmen who seriously brutalized them.
In the process, three out of the five Policemen on routine patrol scampered for safety leaving two of their AK-47 rifles behind.
One of the policemen that was attacked later died in the hospital as a result of excess blood loss.
Contacted, the Delta State Police Command confirmed an attack on five policemen as well as the loss of two AK-47 rifles to armed men.
The Delta state Police Commissioner, CP Muhammad Mustafa confirmed the report in a chat with AUTHENTIC News Daily
CP Mustafa disclosed that some suspects in connection to the incident have been arrested, noting that investigations had commenced.