Police officer and a motorcyclist were killed by gunmen suspected of being armed robbers in Effurun, Delta State.
Sunday, June 5 at approximately 9:30 a.m., the event occurred near Uti Junction in Effurun, Uvwie Local Government Area of the state.
The gunmen reportedly stole AK-47 firearms belonging to the mobile police officer.
It was determined that the motorcyclist was transporting the officer when he was fatally shot by the assailants.
The State Police Command’s spokesperson, DSP Bright Edafe, confirmed the occurrence on Monday morning and stated that one gun was taken.