Gunmen suspected to be assassins have killed a 40-year-old man recognized as Odion Ehiorobo Larry, in Benin Metropolis, Edo state.
It was gathered us, that Ehiorobo was shot useless in entrance of his pregnant spouse and kids in his home positioned at Peanut Highway alongside Sapele Highway in Benin metropolis about 2am on Thursday, February 18.
In line with Customary Gazette crime correspondent, Festus Alenkhe, who visited the world and notify NaijaCover Information Crew, The gunmen scaled the fence into the compound and gained entry into the condominium by forcing the door open. They went straight into his bed room, dragged him to the lounge earlier than taking pictures him within the head.
Ehiorobo was mentioned to have pleaded with them with every thing he had, together with cash and different belongings however they advised him they got here for his life.
The deceased’s pregnant spouse advised Customary Gazette that her husband was killed in entrance of her and their youngsters.
“Regardless of his attraction to the killers, they nonetheless went forward and shot him. They waited for him to die earlier than they left the home. I’m calling for justice,” she mentioned in tears, NaijaCover Learnt.
The police have evacuated the physique to the mortuary for post-mortem and additional investigation.
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