A female Point of Sale (PoS) operator identified as Ezinne Grace Iroh, has lost her life after she was shot by armed robbers in Aba, Abia state.
According to reports, the incident occurred at Ukaegbu Road, in Ogbor Hill area of Aba on Friday, January 29, 2021. She was rushed to the hospital where she passed away on Saturday evening, January 30.
It was learnt that the robbers who were 3 in number stormed Ezinne’s shop in a tricycle and shot her in the chest when she resisted their attempt to snatch her bag containing cash for the day’s business.
The gunmen finally overpowered the young lady, collected the bag, her PoS machine and fled, leaving her in a pool of blood.
When the gunmen escaped, sympathizers rushed Ezinne to a nearby hospital where she passed away.
It was further gathered that the latest incident happened a week after another PoS operator was shot dead by armed robbers along Market Road, Aba.