The CEO of AutoEase services in Enugu State, Mr. Ifeanyi Okeke has been murdered by Gunmen suspected to be hired assassins.
The deceased was shot dead by unknown gunmen on Sunday night, July 4th on his way to his residence at Brick Estate, Independence Layout.
It was revealed that he was killed in presence of his two-year-old son whom he had gone to pick up from a barbing salon where he went to get a haircut.
The State Police Command spokesperson, Daniel Ndukwe, who on Monday confirmed the incident in a statement, stated that operatives attached to the Layout’s Police Division immediately raced to the scene as soon as the distress call was made.
The statement read;
“On sighting the Operatives, the criminal elements fled, while their victim, later identified as Ifeanyi Okeke, whom they shot severally, was rushed to the nearest hospital, where he was confirmed dead by Doctors on duty,”
“The Commissioner of Police, CP Mohammed Ndatsu Aliyu, psc, has ordered the State CID to launch a full-scale investigation and manhunt of the criminal elements in view of bringing them to book.”