Two persons have been shot dead by unknown gunmen who attacked an HGS Media Plus Reporter, Diamond while on a date with his friend in Edo State. HGS Media Plus reports.
HGS Media Plus reports that the incident happened this afternoon, January 5 around 1pm at stadium road, near Nabulele street in Benin City, Edo State capital.
According to HGS Media Plus report, the gunmen confronted our reporter while on a date with his friend, robbed him and then shot two people dead in a nearby hotel.
HGS Reporter, Diamond was walking along the road with his friend when a car blocked him, one of the suspect came out of the car and pointed a gun at him asking if his name was ‘2kay’, but he replied “No” and then he searched him, took his money and left.
According to HGS Reporter, Diamond, one of the gunmen said he was not the one they were looking for.
While leaving, the gunmen entered into a nearby hotel and shot two person dead. The deceased were suspected to be the said ‘2kay’ the gunmen were looking for.
As at the time of filling this report, a call was made to the nearest police command, but to no avail.
HGS Reporter, Diamond is currently fine and healthy. Meanwhile, residents of the area are still in shock of what has happened.