Gunmen have reportedly murdered Victor Onwubiko, a legal practitioner based in Imo State but resident in Uturu, Abia State.
The incident reportedly occurred on Saturday night while the lawyer was returning to Abia State University, Uturu, w. he lived.
Henry Okoye, the Imo State Police Command’s Public Relations Officer, said law enforcement agents are “on top of the situation” and that a press statement would be issued soon by the command.
Meanwhile, a . said the tragic event occurred along the Okigwe-Uturu road around 9 pm on Saturday.
“He was returning to Abia State, w. he also resides, when he was ambushed by gunmen and killed along the Okigwe-Uturu road. T. have been a series of kidnappings and killings along the road, irrespective of the presence of heavy security agents in the area,” the . added.