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7 wedding guests killed and some injured by security men in Imo



Operatives of the SouthEast security outfit, Ebubeagu, have been accused of killing fourteen wedding guests in Awomama, Oru West Local Government Area of Imo state.

According to DailyTrust, the wedding guests were returning to their village in Otulu in Oru East LGA on Sunday, July 17, when the gunmen opened fire on them, killing fourteen of them.

The President General of Otulu community, Nnamdi Agbor, who confirmed the incident said fourteen persons were shot.

“As they were going home Ebubeagu operatives saw them in motorcycles and opened fire on them. As I speak to you, we have recovered seven dead bodies who are our people.

The monarch said that five are missing, while two are critically injuried.”he said

The spokesperson of the state police command, CSP Mike Abattam, has confirmed the incident and said an investigation into the incident ha commenced.