Not fewer than five people sustained injuries at a relaxation spot when an unidentified gunman Monday opened fire in Bigi village a suburb of Bauchi metropolis in Bauchi local Government area.
informationnigeria.org learnt that the gunman entered the joint where people were eating and drinking and joined them.
According to a security source, “After he finished eating, he used his gun and shot three people. Some good Samaritans at the joint attempted to overpower him and arrest him, but he used his gun and hit two people who also sustained injuries before he fled”.
The Source further disclosed that all the five injured people have been taken to the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital, ATBUTH, for medical treatment while security in the area has been beefed up to prevent further attack or break down of law and order.
Although the Bauch state Police Public relations Officer, DSP Abbas Abdullahi confirmed the shooting incident, he could not however ascertain the number of injured persons at the hospital, but added that no life was lost.