According to online reports this afternoon, some unknown gunmen shot dead four vigilante boys in broad daylight at MCC Junction, Aba, Abia state today.
The vigilante group had reportedly disrupted the gunmen’s plan to kidnap a wealthy businessman along Tominas, Bicoz Filling Station located along Enugu/Port Hacourt express way.
Pissed off by the foiled kidnap plans, the gunmen traced the vigilante men who were in a hilux to MCC junction where they opened fire on them.
Three members of the vigilance group died on the spot while the remaining two were taken to the hospital.
According to a facebook user, Michael Onyebuchi, one of the men who was rushed to the hospital has also lost his life.