…a source however said a combined teams of the state police and the military took part in the operation.
Three persons suspected to be among the gunmen causing havoc in Orumba area of Anambra State have been neutralized by the military during a gun duel.
The unknown gunmem were killed at Umunze, the headquarters of Orumba South Local Government Area of the state where soldiers on patrol were recently attacked and killed.
A source claimed that the gunmen killed on Wednesday had dangerous charms on their bodies at the time they fell to the superior fire power of the soldiers.
The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) for Anambra State command could not be reached for police angle of the story.
A senior police officer who pleaded for anonymity however said a combined teams of the state police command and the military took part in the operation.
“We are not relenting in the operation to flush out these hoodlums from the state since they don’t want to be of good behavior.” He said.