Two policemen serving at Kabba in Kabba/Bunu native authorities space of Kogi state had been Monday night killed by but to be recognized gunmen.
The policemen had been allegedly killed by gunmen at a checkpoint in Kabba, headquarters of Kabba/Bunu native authorities space of Kogi state.
An eyewitness account revealed that the policemen had been stated to have been gunned down on the Origa checkpoint alongside Kabba-Iyara street at about 5 pm on Monday night.
The robbers had been stated to be coming from the Ekiti axis and had been transferring in direction of Abuja en route Kabba earlier than the incident occurred.
The sources stated the robbers in a Sports activities Utility Car (SUV) met the cops who had been on the checkpoint.
The report added that the cops flagged them down for a routine test when the robbers all of the sudden opened hearth on two of them and sped off.
The supply added that three different policemen who managed to flee sustained numerous accidents because the fleeing robbers shot sporadically to pave their means for escape.
It was additionally realized that the affected policemen had been from the newly created Kabba Police B Divisional headquarters.
The stays of the 2 policemen had been stated to have been deposited on the morgue of the Basic Hospital in Kabba, whereas the injured are stated to be present process remedy at a non-public hospital.
Confirming the incident, the Assistant Inspector Basic of Police (AIG) Zone 8, Ede Ayuba stated “It’s true. The police have since launched into critical path of the hoodlums who rode on motorbike for the assault. We hope to get them as rapidly as doable.”