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SIT AT HOME : Unknown Gunmen Attack Police Station In Nnewi

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SIT AT HOME : Unknown Gunmen Attack Police Station In Nnewi

A Police Station in Nnewi, Anambra State was attacked on Monday by unknown gunmen.

It is gathered that the attack took place during the Monday sit at home exercise imposed by the Nnamdi Kanu led Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. 

The attackers carted away with some arms. 

The incident, which witnessed heavy shootings between the gunmen and Police, caused pandemonium amongst residents of the industrial city.

The Nation gathered the gunmen, who stormed the area around noon with seven vehicles, engaged the Police in a gun duel that lasted for one hour.

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An eyewitness, who spoke in confidence, said the gunmen overpowered the police and carted away with their arms.

He however said no casualty was recorded in the incident.

“Even though reinforcement from the Navy arrived the scene shortly after, the gunmen had left before their arrival. Efforts to pursue them were unsuccessful,” he added.

Police spokesperson, Tochukwu Ikenga said he was yet to receive the report.

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