A trigger-happy police officer who allegedly killed a 19-year-old barber recognized as Jonah Samson, in Dutse-Apo space on Saturday, October three has been arrested by the police command within the Federal Capital Territory Abuja.
In keeping with studies, the police officer allegedly stormed the neighborhood with threats of killing one or two folks and fired a gunshot into the air. When residents of the realm appealed to him to cease, he allegedly fired one other one which sadly hit the barber who was pronounced lifeless on the hospital the place he was rushed to.
Confirming the incident, the spokesperson of the FCT police command, ASP Yusuf Mariam mentioned the Commissioner of Police, CP Bala Ciroma, has ordered an investigation into the incident and that the accused police officer has been arrested and might be charged accordingly.
“The Police Officer recognized to have shot the deceased has been arrested, detained and might be charged accordingly.
“Whereas commiserating with the household and pals of the deceased, the Commissioner of Police needs to ensure members of the general public that the Command might be lucid in its investigation and make sure the findings are made public,” the assertion learn.