By Cletus Opukeme
Gunmen Monday morning had attacked Aguduma Ekpetiama police station in Yenagoa, Bayelsa state, killing the Divisional Police officer (DPO) and three other policemen as well as carted away arms and ammunition.
A source told Daily Watch that the gunmen were fully armed got into the police station this morning at about 2,am with sporadic shooting, killed the policemen on duty and carted away unspecified arms and ammunition.
The commissioner for Youth Development, Engr. Udengs Eradiri (former IYC President) confirmed the incidence after a visit to the scene of the crime in his home town.
He condemned the attacked on his own Town Aguduma Ekpetiama Police Station in Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa State that led to the killing the Divisional Police Officer (DPO), and three other officers who were on duty.
According to a witness, the incident occurred at about 2am early hours on Monday 1 July 2019.
The Commissioner while expressing sadness over the unfortunate incident, called on Security agencies to bring the perpetrators to book and made them to face the law.