Unknown armed men ,on Tuesday , assaulted three persons in Riyom Local Government Area of Plateau State , killing one of the victims identified as Amos Elisha .
Daniel Sati ,the second victim evaded with injuries, while the third whose identity was not forthwith known as at press time was still missing .
It was gathered that the three victims were coming back from a local market when the gunmen who had laid ambush on the way attacked them in Jol community around 7 . 43 pm.
Lawmaker representing Riyom Constituency in the State House of Assembly , Timothy Dantong, confirmed the attack by gunmen on members of the Constituency .
” The attack on three of my people where one of them was killed is true. It is unfortunate that the incident occurred in the same area where we lost two of our young men through a similar attack recently .
“ The question we are asking is how long will gunmen continue to kill innocent people in the area without anything being done to stop them by those responsible?”He stated.