Tension as hoodlums set Imo police station ablaze, policemen flees

Police station on fire

There was tension and panic in Imo State on Thursday night after hoodlums razed Aboh Mbaise Divisional Police Headquarters.

Kemi Filani gathered that some security operatives on duty fled as the hoodlums carried out the arson on the police facility.

According to the Punch, on arrival, the hoodlums who were carrying dangerous objects threw them at the police formation and ignited the environment.
The development stirred panic in the area, as the policemen on guard, suspects, and natives ran into nearby bushes.

Files and documents belonging to the policemen were all burnt to ashes.

The source said, “This is very strange. Fleeing hoodlums have just razed Aboh Mbaise Divisional Police headquarters. They didn’t bother going into the compound. They just threw ignitable objects on the Divisional headquarters and drove off few minutes after it caught fire.

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