Imo State witnessed another attack as Gunmen keeps attacking Police Stations in the state to release criminals that are locked up in cells.
This time around the attack happen in a Mbieri, Mbaitoli LGA, where the ravaged throughout the midnight of Thursday (Today) within 1am and freed suspects held at the police station.
Orlando Ikeokwu, spokesman of the police command in Imo, was quoted as saying two other police officers sustained injuries while putting up a resistance to the attack.
A security source told Punch that the gunmen came with sophisticated weapons.
“We resisted them but they overpowered us. They had more sophisticated weapons. They took all the phones they saw, released the suspects when they gained access and vandalised the police building.” source told Punch.
This attacks on Imo State Police Command started a few days ago at the Imo State Police Headquarters and Prison, which was attacked massively, resulting in loss of lives and properties and the release of over 1844 inmates into society.