Police confirms killing of three serving police officers in delta.
By; ONYEKACHUKWU MELUWA, Warri
The Delta State Police Command has confirmed the killing of three serving police officers by unknown gunmen in Ughelli, the headquarters of Ughelli North Local Government Area of the state.
The State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Onome Onovwakpoyeya, confirmed the incident on Monday to AUTHENTIC NEWS DAILY correspondent in Warri.
“Yes it is true, but details of the incident are still sketchy, no arrest had been made on the killing.
“A thorough investigation into the attack had been launched by the Command.
“I am aware of the incident but no details yet. It was only those three policemen killed that were involved,” she said.
However, AUTHENTIC News Daily gathered that the incident happened at an eatery (name withheld) along the East-West Road on Sunday night.
Sources said that. “the three police officers yet-to-be identified died on the spot.
“The victims were taken unaware by their killers as they could not engage the gunmen (unknown) before they were killed”.