Suspected cultists shoot one in Delta community

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Suspected cultists shoot one in Delta community

By Paul Olayemi

Barely a week after security forces were deployed to Sapele town in Sapele local government area of Delta State, to forestall incessant killing from suspected cult group, gunmen have shot another man today, Monday.

The victim whose name cannot be ascertained as at press time was said to be heading to town after the borrow pit along Shell road when the men suddenly surfaced from nowhere shooting at him, he was said to have escaped with injuries on his neck with some persons insinuating he was dead.

However, a security source who craved anonymity told Vanguard that the victim was still alive “no, he did not die, he is currently receiving treatment at a private hospital” refusing to disclose the hospital.

Minutes after the victim was shot, Security forces, combined of the Nigerian Army from the 19 battalions, Koko and men of the police force with Anti cult group were said to have visited the scene, while residents of that vicinity were said to have fled on…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper