…the herders had been intimidating and harassing residents in the area in recent times
Toru-Angiama community in Patani Local Government Area of Delta State has been thrown into confusion and tension as two farmers were reportedly killed in the community by suspected herdsmen on Monday.
Sources claimed that the incident occurred in the early hours of the day when the two persons were gruesomely killed in their farms unprovoked.
The deceased persons were reportedly found lifeless in their farms and were discovered to have been butchered to death by the yet-to-be-identified attackers.
The cause of the gory incident could not be ascertained at the time of filing this report.
It was however claimed that the herders had been intimidating and harassing residents in the area in recent times.
The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) for Delta State Command, Bright Edafe(DSP), could not be reached for police angle of the incident.