Armed Gunmen recently launched an attack on a bullion van with some police escorts conveying some money to an undisclosed location in Anambra.
The Anambra state police command while confirming the incident said the bullion van was attacked at Umunebo Junction, Ufuma in Orumba South Local Government Area of the state.
Anambra State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Toochukwu Ikenga confirmed that the incident occurred at yesterday evening.
Ikenga said, “Operatives attached to the bullion van gallantly repelled the attack. The incident happened at about 4pm in Umunebo junction, Ufuma.
“The Commissioner of Police, CP Echeng Echeng, has since ordered an immediate manhunt on the attackers. The operational vehicles belonging to the armed robbers have been recovered.”