Policeman arrested for killing barber in Abuja‎

 

A policeman has been arrested for allegedly killing a 19-year-old barber, Jonah Samson, in Dutse-Apo area of Abuja.

The incident occurred on Saturday, October 3.

It was gathered that the policeman allegedly released gunshots into the air when he arrived in the community.

However, when residents of the area appealed to him to stop, he allegedly fired another shot which hit the barber.

The barber was rushed to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.‎

Spokesperson of the Federal Capital Territory Police Command, Yusuf Mariam, who confirmed the development, said the Commissioner of Police, CP Bala Ciroma, has ordered an investigation into the incident.

See also  BREAKING: Police charge 48 Yoruba agitators to court

She said the policeman has been arrested and will be charged accordingly. ‎

“The Police Officer identified to have shot the deceased has been arrested, detained and will be charged accordingly.

“While commiserating with the family and friends of the deceased, the Commissioner of Police wishes to guarantee members of the public that the Command will be lucid in its investigation and ensure the findings are made public,” Mariam said in a statement. ‎

Untitled Document

You can always reach us through these channels

Facebook: https:/www.facebook.com/ancitymedia

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ancitymedia

Youtube Channel: https://youtube.com/@ancitymedia

 

Phone Numbers: 07062501185, 09038738731

E-Mail: info@ancity.com.ng, anambracity@gmail.com

Copyright.

This Post: Policeman arrested for killing barber in Abuja‎ was approved and published by Ancity Media Editor and may not be republished elsewhere without prior written permission from the Editor.

See also  Edo records 150 rape, sexual cases, 20 convictions

Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.

Comments
Loading...

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More