Armed hoodlums have attacked Obosi Police Station in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State.
The incident which occurred on Wednesday night had two Police Inspectors killed while all detainees in the cell, were set free.
The gunmen struck barely 24 hours after the new Commissioner of Police, Mr Christopher Adetokumbo Owolabi, assumed office.
A source at the affected police station told journalists that the gunmen attacked the station late on Wednesday night, killing two Inspectors while all the detainees in the cell were freed before razing down the Police station.
The Anambra State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Ikenga Tochukwu, confirmed the incident, saying that the Police Commissioner has sent a team to the scene of the incident to unravel the circumstances behind the attack.