Unknown gunmen kill Vigilante, injure one in Ebonyi

By Nmammachi Ogbonna

Unknown gunmen has reportedly killed a 35 yr old vigilante identified as Onwe Joseph on Tuesday February 15, 2022 at Umuebe village , Ezzamgbo of Ohaukwu LGA of Ebonyi State.
The gunmen where said to have stormed the place with a Sienna and attacked a group of vilgilante on duty post and sprayed bullets on the vigilante on duty.

The Voice gathered that , Onwe was shot dead at gun point while another identified as Agbom Sunday substained bullet injuries.
It was scooped that the deceased rifle was collected by the hoodlum.

This report is coming a day after three policemen were on Monday reportedly shot dead by unidentified gunmen at the Ezillo axis of the Enugu-Abakaliki Express road in Ishielu Local Government Area of Ebonyi State.


A source in the area who confirmed the report to THE VOICE on grounds of anonymity said that the three policemen were gunned down in front of the Ezillo police station, where mounted a roadblock along the express road.


According to the Source, the policemen were at the roadblock for their routine stop and search, when the gunmen stormed the location and opened fire on them, killing three policemen on duty.


The attack according to the source was carried out late Monday night when residents of the area were still celebrating their Valentine’s night out and parties.


The Voice further gathered that the Gunmen were also repelled as they were unable to gain access into the Police Area Command which is situated inside the Ishielu Local Government Headquarters.

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