Police kill two terrorist after an officer was killed in Imo

police kill two terrorist after an officer was killed in imo
police kill two terrorist after an officer was killed in imo

Two terrorist have been killed hours after gunmen attacked police officers at Okpo-Efi intersection on Agwa Ejemekwuru Road in Oguta LGA and severed the manhood of one of the cops after killing him.

CSP Mike Abattam, the state police spokesman who confirmed the incident, said police officers responded promptly to the scene of the attack and engaged the gunmen in a duel, killing two of them while the others escaped.

Additionally, Abattam stated that police officers are pursuing the gunmen. He also confirmed a bomb detonation at an oil company in Izombe, Oguta Local Government Area of the state, in the early hours of Wednesday.

According to the police spokesperson, the explosion occurred at a facility managed by Addax Petroleum Development Nigeria Limited. The command had previously dispatched a squad from its anti-bomb unit to the location to avert a breakdown of law and order.