Enugu: Around 17.28 hours, on Sunday evening, a man driving in a Mercedes Benz jeep was killed by unidentified gunmen in Enugu.

Information available to hoo!haa!! News indicates that the deceased, later identified as Justice Stanley Nnaji, from Isi-Uzo LGA was shot severally beside the Enugu Diagnostics Centre, by Ebeano Tunnel, after he was double crossed and dragged out of his car, a Mercedes Benz Jeep.

Meanwhile, the Enugu State Police Command has confirmed the incident, assuring that the culprits must be arrested.

In a statement by the Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Daniel Ndukwe, the Commissioner, CP Mohammed Ndatsu Aliyu, psc, has ordered the launch of a full-scale manhunt of yet-to-be identifed armed assailants, alleged to have trailed and shot dead an unidentified man driving in a Mercedes Benz Jeep, which they carted away, along Ebeano Tunnel, Enugu, today being 30/05/2021 at about 1700hrs.

“The victim was rushed to the hospital, where he was confirmed dead by Doctors on duty and deposited in the mortuary for autopsy.”

While assuring that no stone would be left unturned in fishing out perpetrators of the heinous crime, the State Police Commissioner has called on residents of the State to remain law-abiding, vigilant and assist the Police with useful information that will lead to the arrest and prosecution of the assailants.

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