A police officer and five others were killed at a beer parlor around Okpoga area of Benue state at about 9pm yesterday September 29th.
A statement released by the command’s spokesperson, DSP. Moses Joel Yamu, said sporadic gunshots were heard at a beer parlour around Okpoga roundabout yesterday at about 9pm.
The police said a preliminary investigation indicates that the gunmen were from Ollo community and were led by one Mathew.
Six (6) persons including a Police Sergeant who was on mufti were killed in the beer parlour before the Police arrived at the scene.