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BREAKING: Gunmen kill 4 police officers in Imo

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Police narrated that although details of the attack are still sketchy, the bandits reportedly burnt down parts of the police station 

By Kehinde Okeowo

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Police formations in Imo State have once again come under attack, as four police officers have been killed by suspected bandits in the early hours of Saturday.

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Imo State Police spokesperson, Mike Abattam, who confirmed the incident, said the late officers were attached to the divisional police headquarters in Agwa community, Oguta local government area.

According to Channels TV, the Police PRO  further narrated that although details of the attack are still sketchy, he can also affirm that the bandits reportedly burnt down parts of the police station. 

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He went on to say the Commissioner of Police, Mohammed Barde, is already at the scene to ascertain the severity of the attack and get first-hand information.

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He appealed for calm in the state and urged law-abiding citizens of the area to go about their lawful engagements, assuring them that the command is on top of the situation.

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