Gunmen Attack Psychiatric Hospital In Calabar

Gunmen stormed the Federal Psychiatric Hospital, Calabar, Cross River State, shooting two people.

According to reports phones, laptops belonging to patients and medical personnel in the hospital were taken by robbers.

An eyewitness said that the armed robbers’ target was the filing station inside the Hospital.

“Their target was the Fuel station. The two persons shot are customers who went to buy petrol.

“Not all Patients there are ‘mad’ people as many think. The aged and those with old people’s sickness are also there. The armed robbers snatched phones and laptops from patients and medical personnel”, he said.

When contacted, the Police PRO, ASP Irene Ugbo said she was yet to be briefed about the development and promised to get back.