CP Afolabi Babatola, Adamawa State Commissioner of Police has confirmed an attack on Dabna, a community in Hong Local Government Area.
In a report on Monday, unknown gunmen had invaded Dabna, shooting residents and setting some vehicles and other items on fire.
Further information before noon on Monday indicated that the attackers killed three residents and burnt many valuable assets.
Reacting after the attack, CP Babatola condemned totally the attack and promised to arrest the assailants.
A statement by the image maker of the Adamawa State Police Command, SP Sulaiman Nguroje, said the Commissioner of Police had given men of the command marching orders to trail and arrest the masterminds of the attack.
“The CP has ordered the immediate arrest and investigation into the matter with a view to ensuring peace and justice.
“The CP warns that attacks on innocent souls would no longer be tolerated under whatsoever guise, as the command holds the lives of citizens sacrosanct, and such unwarranted attitude would be strictly treated in accordance with extant laws,” the statement said.
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