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Gunmen attack police checkpoint in Enugu, kill two officers

Unknown gunmen have attacked a police checkpoint at Nachi in Oji River Local Government Area of Enugu state.

The unfortunate event reportedly claimed the lives of two officers of the Enugu Police Command who were on duty at the checkpoint.

They were said to have died on the spot while the sound of gunshots caused pandemonium as commuters on the road scamper for safety.

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Reacting, the State Police Public Relations Officer, Daniel Ndukwe said the Command had commenced an action to track down the killers of the cops.

According to him:  “Full-scale investigation that will lead to fishing out of the assailants has commenced. Further development will be communicated, please.”

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