Divisional Police Headquarters situated in the Ohaukwu Local Government Area of Ebonyi State have been attacked by armed gunmen.

Candidreporters.com gathered that the attack took place on Monday morning and had detained persons in the station freed. The area was plunged into chaos as residents and officers scampered for safety.

READ ALSO:  Court Stops Okorocha Over Refraining EFCC, Imo Government From Confiscating Property

According to reports, operational vehicles were also set ablaze by the hoodlums while some officers sustained bullet wounds.

The spokesperson of the Ebonyi State Police Command, Loveth Odah, confirmed the attack to newsmen. She said the command has sent officers to the affected station.

Candidreporters.com gathered that the attack may not be unconnected to the current unrest in some parts of the southeast following the declaration of a sit-at-home order by members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB.

Do you have an information or event for candid reporters to publish or cover? Kindly Call us on 09132987510 or send us message on Whatsapp number 07034623382 or send us an email contact@candidreporters.com

Disclaimer: Candid Reporters publishes news, information, sports, opinions, and Interviews. The site includes both reported and edited content. Unmoderated posts and Comments expressed here do not reflect the opinions of Candid Reporters or any employee thereof..