A middle-aged man whose identity could not be ascertain was alleged to have been killed by unknown assailants at Yenizuegne area of Yenagoa the capital of Bayelsa state.
According to sources the deceased was said to be together with a female friend when the assailants attacked them and dispossessed them of their mobile phones and money.
The source further hinted that the victim engaged in brawl with the assailants, apparently resisting them from taking away his phone before he was shot at close range which resulted to his instant death.
Investigations revealed that the deceased is from the eastern part of the country, while his pregnant wife is from Bayelsa state.
As the time of filing this report police officers were seen at the scene where the incident happened but they are yet to make a statement on the incident.
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