By Biafra24 Reporter Offor

Two policemen were over the weekend shot dead by suspected armed robbers in Enugu, the Coal City, original Capital of Biafra.

Biafra24 gathered that the incident occurred along Nza Street, Independence Layout Enugu, at about 7 pm.

Reports said that the armed bandits, who were in a car, fired at the policemen in a check-point, killing them instantly.

A source told Biafra 24 that other vehicles were on queue before the bandits came and opened fire.

The noise of the shooting was said to have attracted passers-by to the scene. They met the two policemen in pain before they gave up the ghost.

When contacted, the State Police Public Relations Officer, Mr. Ebere Amaraizu confirmed the incident.

He said that investigation had since commenced with a view to tracking down the culprits.

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