BREAKING; Officers flee as protesters attack Police station [PHOTOS]

Some Police operatives attached to Ikere Division in Ikere-Ekiti, the headquarter of Ikere Local Government Area of Ekiti State on Saturday fled for safety when some hoodlums attacked the division.

The Nation reports that the hoodlums who stormed the station around 2 pm, damaged the building and four vehicles parked within the premises of the station.

It was learnt the hoodlums, who were victims of police unethical conduct had earlier blocked some major roads in town before invading the station.

An eyewitness told the NATION correspondent that some of the Police officers in the station took to their heels on sighting the irate hoodlums.

It was observed that about 40 glasses of the windows had been shattered while its fences were in shambles.

Windscreens and side glasses of four vehicles parked within the division were vandalised.

The roof of a building close to the station, among others, were also destroyed.

Commissioner of Police, Mr. Babatunde Mobayo, who confirmed the incident, said the attack on the station was not only condemnable, barbaric but an onslaught against the police.

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