The deceased before he died
A middle-aged man, Prince Muvi Unagha, was shot and killed after some gunmen attacked a drinking joint at Evwreni community in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State.
It was learnt that the gunmen destroyed no fewer than four cars during the attack which occurred over the weekend on Saturday, March 6.
According to reports from Nigerian Tribune, the gunmen reportedly raided the popular drinking joint at about 4.00 pm and opened fire on the revellers.
Sources disclosed that some youths at the bar suddenly saw three cars in a convoy pull over and the occupants opened fire at them, leading to pandemonium.
Unagha, who was stated to be riding on a commercial motorcycle quickly instructed the rider to run around to make an escape.
And as they tried to escape, some of the gunmen who were also on motorcycles followed him and shot him in the leg.
He was immediately taken to the Central Hospital, Ughelli after first obtaining a statement from the A Division, Police Headquarters, Ughelli but died of excessive bleeding.
DSP Bright Edafe, spokesperson of the State Police Command, who confirmed the killing of Unagha on Saturday March 6, stated that the police were on the trail of the suspects in order to bring them to book.