Gunmen have reportedly attacked and killed three policemen at a checkpoint in Obeti community in Ukwuani Local Government Area of Delta State.
According to Daily Post, the gunmen also set ablaze the patrol van of the policemen, who were from Umutu Station.
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It is not clear if the gunmen carted away the rifles of the deceased policemen during the incident.
The state Acting Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Bright Edafe, confirmed the attack.