5 gunmen attack Kogi Police Station, cart away riffles, 3 persons killed

The Gegu Beki Police Station in Kogi Local Government was attacked by five suspected gunmen on Tuesday morning, firing and killing two police men. The officers killed are known as Jacob and Akile, who were on duty when the incident happened.

Also, a detained suspect who was arrested for failing to produce a suspect he bailed was killed.

A source disclosed to newsmen that the rifles of the policemen on duty were carted away by the gunmen who stormed the station.

As at the time this report was filed, the corpses of those killed have been taken to Federal Medical Center, Lokoja by men of the Federal Road Safety Corps [FRSC].

The source also revealed that the incident occurred at about 2.15 am of Tuesday morning.


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