Gunmen on Tuesday invaded the police station at Gegu village on Lokoja–Abuja road, killing two policemen on duty, and injuring a suspect in the cell.
Spokesman of the Kogi state police command, William Aya, confirmed this to TheCable.
“It is true that there was an attack today. We lost two officers,” he said.
Aya said the corpses of the slain policemen had been deposited at the morgue of the Federal Medical Centre, Lokoja, where the injured suspect is also receiving treatment, adding that investigation had commenced into the incident.
Some villagers told NAN that 5 gunmen came on motorcycles and immediately opened fire at the police station.