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Gunmen Attack French Couple In Ebonyi, Kill One

Posted: Jun 4, 2015 at 7:33 am   /   by   /   comments (0)

A French couple, Mr. Nagnan Denis, 52, and Mrs. Nagnan Mee LavaudLiana, 53 have been attacked in Ebonyi state leaving the man dead.

They attacked about 8pm on Monday within Abomege axis of Onicha local government area of the by gunmen.

Denis,was allegedly shot on the leg and macheted on different parts of his body, until he lost consciousness and later died on the spot.

Confirming the incident, the state Commissioner of Police, CP Maigari Dikko said 32 suspects were in the early hours of Wednesday arrested in connection with the incident and that they were already being transferred to the State Criminal Investigation Department, SCID of the state Police Command for further interrogation and prosecution where necessary.

The commissioner of police who described the victims as tourists who had traveled through several countries to get to Nigeria added that about 1,150 euros and N13,000 were also stolen from them by the hoodlums.