Unknown Gunmen have again attacked Abaomege Police Station in Onicha Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, killing an officer in the attack.

The hoodlums were said to have stormed the police station on Saturday night, shooting sporadically and injuring another officer.

The state Commissioner for Internal Security, Border Peace and Conflict Resolution, Stanley Emegha, confirmed the attack on Sunday.

He said one officer lost his life while another police officer on duty sustained injuries, adding that the gunmen carried sophisticated arms.

According to the commissioner, the attack on the police station was not totally successful as the gunmen failed to gain full access to the station.

Meanwhile, the injured police officer is currently receiving treatment at the Alex Ekwueme Federal University Teaching Hospital Abakaliki.