Nigeria: Gunmen Killed Four Policemen In Benue
Police statement on the incident read: “The Benue state Police Command regret to report that its personnel came under attack of insurgents at Anyibe, Logo LGA of the State between 1800hrs of yesterday, 15th April, 2018 and early morning of today. Sadly, at the moment, four (4) casualties have been suffered by the Police.
“Additional reinforcement (including the Air Asset of the Police) deployed by the Inspector General of Police is in pursuit of the murderous gang. They shall definitely be apprehended with their weapons of destruction and made to face the full wrath of the law.”
An information has it that, one of the dead officers, was riding with his colleague from Anyibe to Ayilamo, in Logo local government area when he was attacked and killed by a group of gunmen.The attack, AltAfrika.com learnt prompted a police patrol team to respond to the attack and went after the killers, but ran into an ambush by the gunmen who opened fired on them.