Delta - Two persons were killed when gunmen numbering over 20 laid siege at Eku community, Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta State, Vanguard reports.
The deceased, both whom are males in their early 30s had sustained life threatening gunshot wounds and died the next day (Thursday) at the Delta State Teaching Hospital, Oghara having been referred from the Eku Baptist Government Hospital where they had earlier been rush to for medical attention.
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An unidentified member of the National Youth Service Corps was said to have also been abducted by the gunmen.
Confirming the abduction of the youth corps member, a senior police officer attached to the Abraka Police station who spoke on anonymity, told Vanguard that they are yet to get a formal record of the victim.
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- News 24