Some gunmen have invaded the Onueke Police Station in the Ezza Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, killing three officers and injuring two others.
The spokesperson of the Ebonyi State Police Command, Loveth Odah, confirmed that the incident happened on Friday.
According to her, the gunmen invaded the police station and opened fire on the officers on duty which led to the killing of three policemen – two inspectors and another officer on guard at the station – while two others were injured.
A woman who was said to be in her house within the premises of the police station was also killed
Odah added that the corpses of deceased officers and the woman have been deposited in the morgue while investigations are underway to apprehend the perpetrators.