The Ebonyi state police command has confirmed the killing of Ogbonnaya Nwadibia, owner of Galaxy Hotel, and two others in Isu community, Onicha LGA.
According to NAN, Chris Anyanwu, police spokesperson, told newsmen in Abakiliki on Sunday.
Anyanwu said that although the command was aware of the incident, it had yet to get full details of the incident.
Igwe Nwokorie, a resident, said that some gunmen stormed the area with guns on a motorbike.
He said the residents found that three persons, including the hotel owner, had been killed.
”They came with arms and entered the hotel, and then we started hearing gunshots from there,” he said.
”Three persons, including the owner of the hotel were found dead after the attack.