The Police in Rivers killed some gunmen attempting to attack a station within the Eleme Local Government Area.
Others were arrested in the foiled attack. Operatives were deployed after intelligence picked the gang’s plan.
The assailants were ambushed at Eleme/Oyigbo road after heading to their target from Oyigbo Local Government Area.
The suspects will be charged to court at the completion of investigation, an intelligence source said.
The Rivers command is expected to release a statement. Officers have been ordered to carry out only official and authorized assignments.