3 Attackers Killed, 2 arrested as Hoodlums bomb Imo INEC headquarters

Hoodlums  who came in their numbers in the early hours of Monday, attacked the Head quartersof the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) along Porthacourt  road Owerri destroying  some part of the facilities official and private vehicles parked  at the premesis of the commission.

The  spokesman of the state Police Command, CSP Micheal Abattam at a press briefing Monday morning, said the attack,  occurred  Monday morning and  led to the death of three suspects and the arrest of two suspects.

According to him, ” the leader of the Hoodlums, was identified as a member of the group who attacked the Agwa Police station in Ohaji/Egbema local government area of the state recently 

He said during the attack, the security operatives including men of the police command, matched the hoodlums fire for fire and succeeded in neutralizing three of hoodlums and arresting two of them alive.

Also the PPRO said, several guns,  ammunition and charms were recovered from the suspects.

He said the state Commissioner of Police has ordered full-scale investigation  into the incident.

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