Ibaa community in Emohua LGA of Rivers State was thrown into another round of panic as suspected cultists yesterday morning shot dead two members of disbanded OSPAC near a town hall.
Our correspondent gathered that the gunmen suspected to be members of the Island cult group numbering about eight had laid an ambush for the members of disbanded OSPAC along the narrow path to the town hall.
Community sources disclosed that the unsuspecting members of the disbanded OSPAC were shot severally the moment they were sighted by the gunmen which resulted in their death.
A resident of the community who pleaded anonymity told our reporter that the shooting generated tension in the area as residents remained indoor for fear of being caught by stray bullets.
The spokesperson for the Rivers State Police command SP Grace Iringe Koko confirmed the incident while adding that Investigation is ongoing with a view to arresting the Suspects.