Armed robbers shoot two traders while returning from market in Delta

Two traders were on Saturday evening shot by gunmen in Warri, Delta State.

The victims were shot by the robbers while returning from Igbudu market in Warri South Local Government Area.

They are said to be receiving medical attention at undisclosed hospitals.

One of the victims was reportedly shot for attempting to escape from the robbers.

Spokesperson of the Delta State Police Command, Onome Onovwakpoyeya, who confirmed the incident stated that the victims were returning from the market when they were shot.

“The shooting at Bazunu happened yesterday. Yes, two people were shot. They are responding to treatment.

“They are traders returning from the market. The car was seen stained with blood,” Onovwakpoyeya, a Deputy Superintendent of Police (DPO) said.


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