The Okueke farm settlement in Amoji Community, located in Ndokwa West Local Government Area, Delta State, was attack by suspected herdsmen.
The herdsmen invaded the community, the attack lasted for several hours in the area, a bicycle and two motorcycles were set ablaze.
Also it was reported, one Sunday Ezeugo, a farmer was killed and another person sustained serious bullet woulds during the incident.
Reacting to the sad event, Precious Enebeli, the spokesman of Amoji Development Union, said: ” The herdsmen stormed the farm settlement and started shooting at random.
” They chased the farmers away from the farm settlement and later proceeded into the community and continued shooting. The people then started running out of the community.
” After the herdsmen had left, it was discovered that Sunday Ezeugo, aka Sparco was missing. The people now went to look for him and he was found dead in a bush around the community.
The Police Public Relations Officer of Delta State Command, Andrew Aniamaka confirmed, the deceased was murdered with cuts.
He also said, ” The people are asking that the corpse be released to them for burial. Autopsy has been done and we are looking for the criminals who committed the murder. “