Six hoodlums attacked and brutalized the Associate Editor of The Breakingtimes, Mr Maxwell Osita Duru in the early hours of Thursday, April 26, 2018 at FEPA Quarters, Karu, Abuja.
Osita Duru was physically assaulted and brutalized at gunpoint by the attackers who stole his phones, ATM Cards and Identification card.
Duru sustained cuts on his head which were inflicted by machetes, and had extensive damage to his eyes. He was rushed to a nearby medical facility where he received medical attention.
The hoodlums are suspected members of a gang that has been terrorizing Karu and it’s environs over a period of time.
The matter has been reported at the Karu Police Station for further investigation.