Unknown gunmen, on Monday, reportedly gunned down three police officers in Ebonyi State.
The victims, it was gathered, were gunned down on Monday evening in front of Ezillo police station along the Enugu-Abakaliki highway, Nation reports.
The policemen were said to have mounted a roadblock in front of the station before the gunmen opened fire on them.
The source said the gunmen were in a hummer bus, which the policemen might have mistaken for a commercial vehicle.
A source said:
“The remains of the three police victims have been deposited at a mortuary in Abakaliki after they were confirmed dead by doctors.”