Gunmen have attacked policemen in a checkpoint along Otulu Akwukwu- Igbo road in Aniocha North, Delta State and killed one policeman, The Nation has learnt.
The gunmen also set a police van ablaze during the attack.
The Nation gathered the plot may have been hatched in the nearby Akwukwu-Igbo community.
Delta Police image maker, DSP Bright Edafe, who confirmed the attack said one suspect has been arrested.
He said further investigation would uncover the motive for the attack.
His words: ” I can confirm that persons from a nearby attacked a police team along the Utulu-Akwukwu- Igbo road.
“Our men relying on credible intelligence have arrested a suspect. Further investigation will uncover the motive behind the attack.”
Credit: The Nation