The Benue State Police Command, on Wednesday, said unknown persons killed two security guards along Old River Benue Bridge in Makurdi, the State Capital.
According to the State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Catherine Anene, the Command has commenced an investigation into the matter.
Anene explained that the guards were attacked at their place of work at a fish pond belonging to Steam Fast Foods.
She said one of the guards was killed and dropped inside River Benue, adding that his body was later recovered close to Greater Makurdi Water Works plant.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the land where the fish pond was situated was in dispute and in court.