THUG SHOOTS MAN DEAD OVER FAULTY PHONE IN OSOGBO
TRAGEDY struck at Isale-Osun area of Osogbo, Osun State, as a thug reportedly shot a young man, Monsuru Lawal, for allegedly selling a malfunctioning phone to a lady.
It was gathered that the deceased sold a second-hand phone to a lady, who reported the matter to the thug, so he will help her retrieve her money.
When they arrived at Isale-Osun area where the deceased was relaxing, the issue resorted to an altercation.
The lady was to have insisted on getting back her money, while the deceased said he could only afford to repair the phone, which did not go down well with the young lady.
An eyewitness said it was during the argument that the thug, who went with the lady, brought out a gun and shot the deceased.
Contacted, Osun State Police Command confirmed the incident, saying the issue is still under investigation.
State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Folashade Odoro, said Lawal’s corpse has been deposited at the morgue of Ladoke Akintola University Teaching Hospital, Osogbo.