Reaching newzandar from eye witness has it that police officers burned down over six houses in Aba, Abia state over the death of their member whose name is yet to be revealed, on 1st October 2019.
According to an eye witness, it started on 27th of September when police officers had a fight with thugs around umuosu road but unfortunately for them, one officer was shot to death and a civilian driver that conveyed them is still in the hospital.
So it was understood that on 28th being Saturday, they started arresting people on the streets and on that process, an old man whom they locked up died in the cell.
On the 1st of October they started setting some houses ablaze, rendering people homeless. They even went as far as arresting people at randomly beyond the scene. People started to doubt if these men are police men or terrorists, having understood that the dead police man was kill by thugs and not the innocent residents.