Tragedy struck Tuesday, as gunmen shot dead a commercial motorcyclist at Ogbaku market on Owerri- Onitsha Road in Owerri, Imo State.
NAIJALOADED gathered that the gunmen who were eight in number operated in a red sienna vehicle and came from the Oguta road.
An eyewitness, Kelechi Iwuagwa told our correspondent that the incident happened around 8am this morning.
He said the deceased, Anthony is from Obudagwa village in Agwa Autonomous Community , Oguta council area..
â€œThey were about eight in number. When they asked him to enter the car, he resisted, asking them to identify themselves before one of them got aggrieved and shot him on his leg.
â€œTwo others got so angry after they told him three times but he insisted. Realizing that the deceased had attracted much attention, they came down and shot him in the chest before taking off.â€