Unknown Gunmen Used Dynamites On Imo Police Station As Vehicles Razed.
By Onome Naomi
Unknown gunmen in the early hours of Saturday set ablaze Umuguma Police station in Owerri West Local Government Area of Imo state, with dynamite.
According to an eyewitness, the attackers came in three vehicles and 2 motorcycles.
He said more than 5 vehicles were destroyed by the explosives and the building was set ablaze by the unknown gunmen.
He shortly said: “These hoodlums drove in their convoy of three vehicles, two motorcycles after they had a gun battle with the officers and at the same time threw explosives to the building.
“The whole of the building was in inflame because of the explosive and the officers who were on duty got injured while trying to take cover from the unexpected attack.”
Confirming the development, the Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Michael Abattam, said “The unknown gunmen used dynamite and they threw it on the building and it exploded”.