Reports reaching the desk of Oceanicnews have it that an unidentified member of the local Neighborhood Watch Vigilante allegedly shot an abroad returnee dead at a funeral ceremony.
The incident which took place on the 3rd of January 2021 at Aji community, Igbo Eze North Local Government area of Enugu state after a member of the local vigilante group who accompanied the deceased to his in-laws funeral ceremony lost control of his rifle resulting to the accidental discharge that eventually killed the deceased.
Eye witness account has it that the vigilante member who accompanied the deceased from a neighboring community shot sporadically into the air and in the process, the rifle fell from his hand shot the deceased, ripping his intestines which resulted to his death.
As at the time of filling this report, information surrounding the incidence were still sketchy. But unconfirmed reports have it that the culprit has been apprehended.
More details later…..