A gunman suspected to be a military personnel has shot dead a motor boy at a car wash along Sam Ewang Estate, Abeokuta alleging that the fuel tanker the boy was working with blocked his passage.
The killer was said to have brought his Sienna car to the car wash and on completion of the wash approached the motor boy for need to look for his boss to remove the truck for him to leave.
The trailer with registration number TTD 456 XA with inscription NIPCO, was also brought to the car wash centre for washing and parked opposite the centre awaiting when there would be a space to park.
The driver was said to have taken a stroll within the vicinity, when the gunman approached the motor boy sitting inside the truck.
The motor boy, identified as Aro was said to be pacifying the man to enable him look for his boss, the driver of the tanker when the suspect pulled out a gun shooting the motor boy on the region of his heart at close range, killing him instantly while he ran away.
According to eyewitness account, the man wore a Camouflage knicker with a mufty top.
He was said to have claimed to be a military man while dragging with the victim.