BREAKING: Gunmen kill three police officers, razed vehicle in Anambra (Video)

The insecurity situation in southern Nigeria continued to escalate on a daily basis as armed forces keep terrorizing residences, kill residents and safety personnel.

A yet to be ascertained gun carriers reportedly have slain not less than three police officers in Anambra State.

Sighted footage in circulation indicates a burning vehicle that was not ascertained to belong to the Nigeria Police Force. Lifeless bodies were also spotted at a distance that appeared to be among the slain victims.

#Scannews24 gathered that the ugly incident occurred Within Ukaegbu/Ezeiweka road of Onitsha earlier on Sunday.

Two other officers sustained injuries during the gun battle at the police checkpoint in the area.

This is coming after two separate shootout incidents were reported in Enugu and Anambra States.

The unconfirmed report noted unknown men armed to the teeth stormed a campaign ground of the People’s Democratic Party holding in Nenwe of Aniniri Local government of the state on Saturday.

Everyone spotted at the scene was chased away and some valuable items were destroyed including electoral materials. The raiders warned to suspend any further poll in the state. And a similar attack was recorded in Anambra State.

The police are yet to make an official statement regarding the developing sketchy stories at the time of publication. Video

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