Yusuf Wole Brown, a 47-year-old car dealer has been shot dead by unknown gunmen in Akure, the Ondo State capital. It was gathered that he was found dead inside a pick-up car around Agbogbo area of the state, last weekend, by a passer-by who later informed the police.
A police source hinted that the deceased was shot severally by his killers who did not take anything away from the car. However, Wole Ogodo, Ondo Police Public Relations Officer (PRO) said that the deceased was not shot by assassins, but died as a result of a heart disease.
But a police officer in Ijapo police division who also confirmed the incident described the killing of the car dealer as inhuman. He said that detectives have started an investigation into the killing, and added that his has been moved to the Akure Specialist Hospital morgue.