Hoodlums have set a police station ablaze in Aboh Mbaise local government area of Imo state, Oceanicnews reports.
The incident, it was gathered occurred after suspected hoodlums stormed the police station, chased officers away and poured inflammable substances round the station.
Confirming the incident, the Imo State Police Public Relations Officer Orlando Ikekwo said:
“Aboh MBAISE police station has been attacked, and razed down, no casualties no loss of arm.”
However, sources from the area told Vanguard that, “Policemen on duty fled and some of them injured as they were taking cover, when they saw some boys with inflammable substance pouring it around the station.
“These boys did not enter inside the police station, the only thing they did was to set ablaze the station and drove away. This has caused tension in the area as people started running for their live.”