Nine persons have been killed in an attack by unknown gunmen in Hura Village in kwall district of Bassa Local Government area in Plateau State.
In a statement, the Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Gabriel Uba confirmed that twenty two houses, two motor cycles and two generators were also burnt during the incident.
It notes that the Commissioner of Police CP Isaac Akinmoyede with other officers immediately visited the scene to ascertain the level of damage.
According to the statement, more men have been deployed to the community to forestall peace.
The command urges people to Provide information that would lead to the arrest of the perpetrators.