BY PRINCELY ONYENWE, IMO
Press release from IMO STATE POLICE COMMAND BULLETIN has Warned perpetrators to stop destroying police stations in Imo state.
Meanwhile, On 20/03/21, at about 18:30 hrs hoodlums whose identities could not be ascertained, attacked the Divisional Police Hqrs, Isiala Mbano, shooting sporadically, operatives of the Division successfully repelled them. After the encounter, it was discovered that the hoodlums destroyed some doors and windows of the said police station.
However, no arm(s) was taken away, Regrettably, one Inspector, who was on duty at the time of the attack, gave up the ghost while receiving treatment as a result of injuries sustained during the melee.
At the moment, the COMMISSIONER OF POLICE IMO STATE, CP NASIRU MOHAMMED, has visited the station to evaluate the extent of the damage.
The CP decried the level of damage in the Division, which he termed as barbaric.
He further encouraged officers not to detered by this attack, but be charged to brace up the challenge and ensure policing activities continues in the area.
He warned whoever thats responsible for all the attacks to desist from it, or be prepared to face the law.
This release was signed by SP IKEOKWU GODSON ORLANDO
POLICE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER
FOR: COMMISSIONER OF POLICE
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