Gunmen Open Fire On Commercial Vehicle,kill one …Ekiti Police Command

The Ekiti State Police Command has confirmed that one person was killed when an unknown Gunmen opened fire at a commercial vehicle coming from Iju-ltaogbolu axis to Ikere Ekiti.
According to a statement by the PPRO Ekiti State Command ASP Abutu Sunday, the commercial vehicle was coming from Ondo State and heading to Ekiti when the incident happened and added affirmed that investigation and manhunt have been launched on the perpetrators.
The statement states that the driver of a Sharon Mini Bus and the Passengers of the Vehicle ran to Ilupeju-Ikere divisional Police Headquarters in Ekiti State and reported the incident that while they were on their way from Ondo State, some unknown gunmen came out of the bush and accosted their Vehicle around Iju in Ondo State.
According to the driver’s account that he was brave enough to have speedily escaped with his passengers from the scene but in the process, one of the passengers was unfortunately hit by a bullet and was rushed to General Hospital, Ikere-Ekiti where he later died.
The Ekiti State Commissioner of Police implored everyone in the State not to panic as the Command shall join force with Ondo State Police Command to ensure that the perpetrators were made to face the full wrath of the law and enjoined anyone with useful information that could assist the Police to track down the perpetrators and other criminal elements in the Society to relay same to the nearest Police Station or call 08062335577.

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