There was palpable stress in Delta State as gunmen on Tuesday shot to dying a generator mechanic, Kelvin Asaboro.
The incident occurred at Uduerhe Avenue by the Palace of the Ovie of Ughelli Kingdom, HRM. (Dr.) Wilson Ojakovo Oharisi III.
The gunmen additionally shot 4 different individuals throughout the theft operations, which lasted for a couple of minutes.
It was learnt that the gunmen trailed a traveller from the Otovwodo motor park axis to the realm, robbed and shot the sufferer (traveller) earlier than they killed the deceased in addition to injured others.
The stays of the deceased have been evacuated to the morgue however the indigenes and residents of the realm particularly youths burnt hearth and blocked the doorway to the realm.
Their grouses are that, there have been no safety operatives to apprehend the gunmen for them
It took the swift interventions of the group’s president merely recognized as Shokare to calm all aggrieved nerves.
When contacted for feedback, the Delta State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Onome Onovwakpoyeya, confirmed the report in a phone chat with Our Correspondent in Warri saying, “Sure, it’s true.”