Like it happened in Anambra state,Monday is a red letter day for Abia state too as some unknown gunmen have attacked a police station in Uzoakoli, Bende Local Government Area of the state.
The incident occurred in the early hours of Monday.
The spokesman of the Abi State Police Command, Geoffrey Ogbonna, confirmed the attack but could not specifically disseminate what was damaged.
According to him, an investigation has commenced to unravel the perpetrators of the attack.
The Police Public Relations Officer said officers were in a meeting and promised to get more updates on the development.
Our reporter could not extensively narrated the extent of damage, some reports obtained said the gunmen razed the station, overpowered the policemen on duty and released suspects in custody.