A notorious cultist on the list of Police’s most wanted criminals, Joe Mba, popularly known as Mba Boy, was on Friday gunned down by a joint operation of security officers.

The cult leader was killed after months on the trail of his gang that has been terrorizing residents of Eleme area of Rivers State.

Killed alongside Mba Boy were three other members of his gang.

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They are: Teetito Frank( aka obele), Teetito Godwin( aka Coachy boy) and Gift Paul.

They were killed during a joint operation that took place at Fine Real Capitol Hotel in Okigwe Road, Owerri North Local Government area of Imo State

Described by the River State command as one of most wanted cult group leaders in the state, Mba Boy has killed many innocent persons .

The command declared the cultist wanted months ago due to a rise in killing and kidnapping in the area attributed to his gang.

A reward of N1m was promised anybody with useful information that could lead to his arrest.

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