Stress has been reported inside the Oyigbo axis of the boundary between Rivers and Abia State following report of abduction and killing of a Police officer by some hoodlums.
DAILY POST gathered that the Police Officer who’s hooked up to Particular Anti-Theft Squad, SARS is claimed to be a local of Enugu State and was allegedly kidnapped and killed by hoodlums suspected to be members of the proscribed Indigenous Folks of Biafra, IPOB within the space.
The slain officer who was believed to be on particular responsibility round Oyigbo reportedly took permission from his squad chief to exit in the hunt for meals, Wednesday evening when he was kidnapped, taken to a bush path and slaughtered by his killers.
A supply inside the space mentioned, “passersby who noticed the useless physique of the police alerted the Oyigbo Divisional Police who dispatched officers hooked up to tactical models of Operation Sting and Anti-Cultism and others to curtail the actions of the rampaging hoodlums who later retreated to a neighbouring state after the alternate of fireside”.
A senior officer who was a part of the operation revealed that the hoodlums mutilated the physique of the deceased officer indicating that the officer was killed, “in a really merciless method.”
When contacted, Spokesman of Rivers State Police Command, SP Nnamdi Omoni confirmed the incident however mentioned particulars of the event are nonetheless sketchy.
The Rivers State Police Command had in a pre-Independence Day handle warned hoodlums appearing within the guise of the proscribed IPOB members to remain off the state or face the total wrath of the legislation.