This time, the Police Divisional HQ in Mbieri, Mbaitoli LGA, was ravaged throughout the midnight of Thursday (Today).
It was gathered that the fleeing gunmen struck around 1am and immediately released the suspects in custody in the police facility.
However, the Police while speaking with Legit said that the gunmen were repelled by the Police but could not prevent the release of the criminals in custody.
The police source said “We resisted them but they overpowered us. They had more sophisticated weapons. They took all the phones they saw, released the suspects when they gained access and vandalised the police building.”
The recent attacks on Imo State Police Command started few days ago at the Imo State Police Headquarters and Prison, which was attacked massively, resulting into loss of lives and properties and release of over 1844 inmates into the society
Despite the visitation and assurances of safety from the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, and the state Governor, Hope Uzondimma, the attacks has failed to seize in the state.