The head quarters of Nwangele local government area,Amaigbo, in Imo state have been thrown into mourning as unknown gunmen suspected to be kidnappers shot dead an indigene of the community.
The suspects were alleged to have shot the victim in the front of his family’s home, whisking way the girlfriend who was with him at the time.
The victim, Theo Mbakwe, popularly known as Chiboy comes a popular family in the area.
According to an indigene of the ancient community the assailants who did not touch anything in the deceased car but dragged the female occupant riding with the victim at the time of incident. He went on to describe the gruesome murder as shocking especially to indigenes of Amaigbo.
The deceased, Theo Mbakwe, is the first son of the late Chief T.T.C. Mbakwe known to have started indigeneous paint manufacturering in Nigeria
Meanwhile,the police is said to have intensified a manhaunt for the fleeing suspects with the charge from the State Commissioner of Police(CP) to heads of Tactical unit of the command.