Gunmen kill police inspector, set patrol vehicle ablaze in Delta

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Unidentified gunmen have attacked a patrol team at Ashaka, Ndokwa East Local Government Area, State, stabbing an inspector to death, inflicting injuries on others and setting a patrol car ablaze.

gathered that the gunmen also dispossessed the officers of some riffles and made away with them during the incident which occurred on around of the schools in the community.

Though details of the attack were sketchy at press time, sources said the deceased inspector simply identified as Mr. Musa was stabbed with a dagger by his assailants.

“They rode on a motorcycle and attacked the patrol team,” a dependable source who craved anonymity told Vanguard.

Contacted, Relations Officer of the state command, Mr. Bright Edafe, confirmed the killing.

He said the were on the trail of the culprits.