Bauchi State Police Friday said unknown gunmen killed three policemen at a check-point after Tilden Fulani village in Toro local government area of the state.


The state police public relations officer, DSP Haruna Mohammed, who confirmed the incident said: “I am yet to get details of the attack, but as soon as I do so I will let you know.”


It was gathered that the slain policemen were killed at their regular check-point in the area.


They added that five policemen were on duty, but two had gone to eat in the town while three remained at check-point in their vehicle, stating that before the pair would return, the gunmen had attacked and killed their comrades and taken away a rifle.