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Protests as Hunter shoots Resident dead, attempted to flee with corpse 

Protests as Hunter shoots Resident dead, attempted to flee with corpse

 

There was pandemonium in Iwo community on Tuesday after a yet-to-be-named local hunter shot a resident dead and attempted to dispose his corpse.

It was learnt around 3am the local hunter killed a man and while attempting to flee with the corpse was caught by some indigenes.

The matter resulted to pandemonium as youths protested by making bonfire on the road in Iwo after which security operatives restored peace and order.


A statement by Osun Police Command through its spokesperson, Yemisi Opalola explained: “The Osun State Police Command is miffed with the report of the killing of a man in Iwo despite continuous warnings of members of the public especially hunters and other local security outfits on the use of guns (firearms)

“The Command is using this medium to appeal to members of the public especially the family of the deceased and residents of Iwo to remain calm and not to take law into their hands as the Command has set up a team of crack detectives to investigate the circumstances that led to the shooting/killing of the man in the

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