Gunmen attack station, kills two policemen in Kogi

Unknown gunmen have launched attack on a police station at Gegu in Kogi/Koton-karfe local government area of Kogi State killing two policemen on duty.

 Owojela’s Blog learnt that the gunmen who were heavily armed with sophisticated weapons invaded the police station in the early hours of Tuesday and shot sporadically killing two of the policemen on duty while a suspect in detention at the station was also injured.
It was further learnt that the gunmen made away with the rifles of the slain policemen just as they also ransacked the station in search of more weapons.
The Police Public Relations Officer of the Kogi State Police Command,  Mr. William Ayah who confirmed the incident said the Command has investigation into the attack.
Ayah confirmed that two of its men were killed by the attackers while a suspect sustained fun shot injuries.
Meanwhile, the remains of the two policemen have been deposited in morgue of the Federal Medical Center Lokoja while the injured suspect is also being attended to.