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Unknown Gunmen Open Fire At A Crowd, Kill Three Persons In Anambra State (Graphic Photos)

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Unknown gunmen opened fire on a crowd, killing three persons today, February 10, in Anambra state.

The police in Anambra state identified the three deceased persons as Izuchukwu Idemili ‘m’ aged 32 years of Nkpor, Chidi Oforma ‘m’ aged 31 years of Nkpor and Bongo Muoghalu ‘m’ aged 45years of Umouji.

Police said the report of the alleged shooting came in the afternoon at about 1:31pm.

The police said two unknown boys drove a black unregistered Mercedes “V Boot” and opened fire on the crowd shortly after the inauguration of Nkpor Community tax force at the Civic Centre Eke Nkpor in Idemili North LGA of Anambra State.

The state command police spokesperson, CSP Haruna Mohammed said:

“Following the report, Police detectives attached to Ogidi’ Division led by the DPO CSP Ekuri Remigius visited the scene and rushed three victims who sustained gunshot injuries to Crown hospital along Nkpor-Umuoji road for medical attention where all the three victims were certified dead by the medical doctor while receiving treatment.

Corpses deposited at the hospital mortuary for autopsy.Two expended ammunition of 7.62mm were recovered at the scene as exhibits.

Meanwhile,case is under investigation to unravel the circumstances surrounding the incident and efforts are being intensified to apprehend perpetrators of the heinous act in order to bring them to Justice, please.”

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