The Nigerian Army affirmed the demise of notorious cultist, Charlie Boy after he was fatally injured in a gun duel with foot soldiers. The Nigerian Army 34 artillery has confirmed the death of a notorious cult leader, Charles Ojeoru a.k.a Charlie boy. This was after a gun battle between Army and cultists in Ohaji Egbema area of Imo State.

The Army, who described Charles Ojeoru as a cultist, said he was the gang leader of a notorious group that mainly operated in Awara, Imodube and Ogwewe communities of the oil producing Ohaji Egbema Local Government Area of Imo State.