The fighters, who immediately cordoned the group, set out on a house to house look.
“I am taking a gander at the fighters from a fort in the bramble, they are going from house to house. We know their strategies, so we fled when they handled toward the beginning of today at the wharf in the town, having a place with Tompolo’s dad,” a witness told Vanguard on telephone at abot 5.30am.
Tompolo has over and again denied having any connection with the Niger Delta Avengers, yet the military appeared to question him , and were pursuing him.
It was accumulated that Tompolo’s dad was not in Kurutie when warriors raged the town toward the
beginning of today, however a more than 70-year-old man, essentially distinguished as Do Good Ikekama, is among the residents purportedly attacked and compelled to take the officers around some homes.
Ijaw pioneer, Chief Godspower Gbenekama, who addressed Vanguard at around 6.00 am, affirmed the attack to Kurutie.
He said that despite the bid by the Gbaramatu ruler, HRM Oboro Gbaraun II, to the Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Program, Brigadier General Paul Boroh (retd) that the fighters ought to be proficient in their obligations, they were all the while annoying individuals.
Be that as it may, the fighters, as indicated by reports, left the group at around 6.30am .