Vigilante, two others shot dead by suspected cultists in Ondo
Tragedy struck in Ondo State on Friday following the killing of a vigilante officer and two others throughout a cult-related conflict.
The deceased individuals have been mentioned to have been killed by gunmen suspected to be cultists
The incident occurred at Oke Agunla in Ondo city, headquarters of Ondo West Native Authorities Space of Ondo State.
In keeping with sources, the gunmen have been placing on shirts with the inscription of DSS after they invaded the home of 1 Seun Akinsiku, popularly referred to as ‘Shewen’ inside the space round 6:00 pm.
One of many sources disclosed that as Shewen got here out of the home , the suspects fired photographs and killed him immediately.
The supply who craved anonymity added that when the weapons have been leaving the world, additionally they killed an officer of Amotekun and one other man, whose id remains to be unknown as of press time .
“As Shewen got here out of the home, the individuals shot him. As they have been leaving, additionally they killed an officer of Amotekun.”
The killings had been mentioned to be a reprisal assault between two cult teams within the city.
Confirming the incident, the Police Public Relations Officer within the state, DSP Tee-Leo Ikoro, mentioned investigation has started into the incident.
Ikoro, nonetheless, mentioned that solely two individuals have been killed by the gunmen.
He additionally mentioned an enormous manhunt had begun for cultists in Ondo City.