The armed hoodlums were said to have attacked the Police Station which is located in Izzi Local Government Area of the State around 1 am on Monday, March 1, 2021.
The reportedly carted away several guns and other items belonging to the Nigeria Police Force. The armed assailants set the police building ablaze with the use of improvised fire bombs.
However, Mr Aliyu Garba, the Police Commissioner in Ebonyi State, confirmed the sad event. According to him, there were no casualties. He further said steps were being taken avoid future occurrence in the state.
Police stations have been recently attacked by by gunmen using similar pattern in Akwa Ibom, Abia and Anambra states.
It is unclear, if these attacks on police facilities which are now on the increase are coordinated.
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