Benin Police Station attack: 2 officers killed, arms carted away [update]
One Inspector and one constable were killed and one Sergeant seriously injured when Igueben Police Division was attacked by unknown gunmen Monday night.
ElombahNews correspondent, a police officer, who spoke on condition of anonymity, just confirmed that the attackers made away with all the arms and ammunition in the armoury
Previous report Monday night:
Igueben Police Division is currently under attack by unknown gunmen.
A policeman, who corresponds with ElombahNews on condition of anonymity, just sent in the message to this medium.
According to the officer, a police constable was killed during crossfire while another police Sergeant was shoot on the leg.
Lamenting the plight of his comrades, he said in a brief message:
“Just few weeks ago Vice President Yemi Osinbajo told the Inspector General of Police to end SARS now; Nigerians took to the street and now look at what is happening in Nigeria.
“Nobody can sleep with two eyes closed
“Igueben division in Edo state is under attack and a constable who has not been paid was shot death by the robbers.”
More details will follow…