Gunmen have staged an attack on the Ideato South Local Government Area Police Headquarters in Dikenafai, Imo State.
They attacked parts of the station with explosives and set free the detainees.
The explosives reportedly destroyed the administrative office, the Divisional Police Officer’s office, and the reception desk.
Chairman of Ideato South LGA Interim Management Committee, Pastor Bede Ikeaka, expressed shock at the incident.
But Imo Police Command spokesman, Michael Abattam, a Chief Superintendent of Police, said he was yet to be briefed, PM News reports.