NEWS UPDATE: Aba In Danger As Police Kill Residents
Latest news update as Aba In Danger As Police Kill Residents of Eziukwu/Ama Ogbonna Residents, of Aba town, Abia State. Police Rapid Response Team (RRS), attacked by opening fire yesterday morning, killing one person and destroying several vehicles, including commercial motors.
They were said to be retaliating the beating up of one of their men whose car got involved in a crash with a Keke operator.
including female residents and bus drivers whose vehicles got smashed, even with passengers, lamented the way the police, whom they said were of the SARS, swooped on them, shooting heavily in all directions and destroying vehicles.
News gathered that though there were rumors of an attack on a close-by Police Area Command headquarters along Hospital/Eziukwu road, no such attack was made nor anyone seen challenging the policemen that carried out the shooting and destruction in Ama Ogbonna
within the Presbyterian Church, No 1 Azikiwe Road, area. As at the time of this report, it was unclear the reason for the shooting but tension engulfed the town.