YAWANIGERIA discovered that the assault, which occurred in the early long stretches of Tuesday when the attackers attacked the local area, set off strain nearby.
The state’s Police Public Relations Officer, SP Asinim Butswat, confirmed the development to our correspondent on Wednesday.
According to him, a police inspector was injured during the attack and his rifle was seized.
“Police officers who were conducting stop and search operations along Kolo-Ogbia Road were attacked by gunmen suspected to be cultists, on 11 October 2021, at about 2245hours.
“A Police inspector was lethally harmed and his rifle was trucked away. An examination is progressing to catch the shooters and recuperate the taken rifle”,