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IGP deploys more tactical teams in Anambra

The Inspector General of Police, Alkali Baba Usma has approved the deployment of more Tactical teams to Anambra State.

The commissioner of police in the state, Mr Tony Olofu made this known when he visited some crime scenes in Nnewi to ascertain the level of damage done by hoodlums who attacked the area on Sunday.

He more men have been received from the IGP, to ensure that the security of the area is reinforced and result achieved.

Mr Olofu said the command was also reinforcing all its departments and restrategizing to forestall future occurrence.

The CP described as most unfortunate the situation where a group of criminals will decide to inflict such damage to property belonging to government and respected individuals in the society.

The scenes visited by the Commissioner of police include the DSS office, the residence of Doctor Joe Igbokwe and that of Mr Chu Okongwu which were all destroyed by the hoodlums.

However, it was observed that no damage was done to the FRSC building in the area contrary to reports by some sections of the media.

Reporting by Uche Ndeke; Editing by Tina Oyinsan