A member of Edo State Vigilante Group whose name is yet to be identified, Thursday, shot two persons dead at Ofehi Street, off College Road, Aduwawa, in Ikpoba Okha Local Government Area of Edo State.
According to an eyewitness account, the said vigilante reportedly went to his customer store where he met her attending to other customers.
It was gathered that the trigger-happy vigilante told her that he was going home to get his gun and when he came back, he opened fire on the woman and the other customer who came to buy things from her.
It was learnt that the shop owner and the other customer died on the spot.
The reason for the shooting could not be ascertained as at press time.
Confirming the incident, Edo State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Bello Kontongs, said the suspect has personally submitted himself to the police.
SP Bello said the incident occurred when the vigilance man made an attempt to shoot into the air and mistakenly, killed two persons.