Monday, August 5, 2019

Gunmen shoot police inspector on highway patrol dead

Gunmen have killed a police inspector attached to the Isua-Akoko police division in Ondo State.

The incident occurred in the early hours of Monday, when the inspector and one other sergeant were on patrol along the highway linking Ondo with Edo and Kogi states.

He was however shot and killed while the other officer narrowly escaped.

The route has been notorious for kidnapping, armed robbery and other criminal activities.