Gunmen in a Hilux van have killed over 10 people at Kashe, Sabon Layi, community, Kuru District of Jos South Local Government of Plateau State.
The gunmen sporadically fired shots at a bar and leaving many dead and wounded, according to a statement by police spokesman Ubah Ogaba in Jos on Monday.
“We received a report that ten persons were shot dead at a drinking joint at Sabon Layi, Kuru in Jos South by yet to be identified gunmen, who drove in with a Hilux and shot sporadically.
“Personnel of the command and the military have been deployed to the affected area.
” The Commissioner of Police has ordered an immediate investigation to unravel the circumstances surrounding the killing and to bring the perpetrators of the dastardly act to book,” he said
However, a witness told NAN that twelve people were killed, while five were injured during the attack.
” I counted twelve dead bodies at the scene with five injured,” the source said.