Some residents of Ukwujagu community has decried the high rate of crime and insecurity in the area. They said that three persons were shot dead over the weekend. The killings were believed to have been cult related.
According to one of the respondent, “it was on Sunday after 6pm, the assailants kept hitting people’s gate in the wake of the attack. As I speak to you, I don’t have peace. On Sunday, I lost one of my neighbors. Government should come to our aid. The shooting was prolonged. Some of the victims are innocent. The incident has led to the mass exodus of people from the area”.
However, the Rivers State Police Command is yet to comment on the incident.