Two persons are reported to have died in Enugu State following an attack on military checkpoint by some unknown gunmen on Tuesday morning.
The gunmen, it was gathered, attacked the checkpoint at Obeagu-Amodu road in Enugu South Local Government Area of Enugu State.
Reports said the gunmen stormed the area again in two Lexus Jeeps and one Toyota Sienna bus around 7:25 a.m.
They reportedly opened fire at the combined team of the police and the military manning the checkpoint.
Although the casualty figure is still unclear, a source said at least two persons died.
The police in Enugu State is yet to issue a statement on the reported attack.