The Benue State Police Command lost four policemen on Sunday as suspected gunmen attack Anyibe community in Logo LGA of Benue state.
The incident and deaths was confirmed to newsmen on Monday by the Police Public Relations Officer, Moses Yamu, saying that the gunmen attacked the community at about 6pm on Sunday.
He said, “Sadly, at the moment, four casualties have been suffered by the Police.
“Additional reinforcement (including the Air Asset of the Police) deployed by the Inspector General of Police is in pursuit of the murderous gang.
“They shall definitely be apprehended with their weapons of destruction and made to face the full wrath of the law.”
The crime is believed to have been perpetrated by some boys working for a wanted criminal, Terwase Akwaza aka Ghana, after they killed a police officer during an attack lynched on Tse Ikyeen village, in Ukum LGA of Benue State