The Commissioner of Police in Imo, Mr Taiwo Lakanu, said they have intensified investigation into the murder of ASP Celestine Onwumere.
Lakanu, disclosed this in Owerri on Thursday, added that those behind the murder would soon be exposed.
“There would be no hiding place for the murderers. They would be tracked down and brought to book. The killers of the officer have stepped on the lion’s tail.
“We have stepped up our investigation into the killing with a view to bringing the perpetrators of the crime and their accomplices to book”, he said.
Onwumere, who would have retired in Dec. 2016, was killed at the premises of Mbieri Police Station by gunmen last week.