Following a deadly attack carried out by unknown gunmen in Jos on Sunday night, eleven people have been killed while twelve others injured in Lo Pamyet Dewi community , a District of Jos South Local Government Area.
According to the Police Public Relations Officer in Plateau State, Tyopev Mathias, who confirmed the report of the attack said that a distress call was received from the residents of the community. According to the police spokesperson, police officers were mobilised to the scene of the crime and more security personnel have been deployed to the area to prevent further attacks on the Community.
He added that an investigation has been launched into the crime. The injured persons have been taken to Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH) and Plateau Specialist Hospital for medical attention.
The police are however trying their best to return calmness to the community.