Police Inspector goes berserk, kills 5 persons, injures four others in Enugu

Police Inspector goes berserk, kills 5 persons, injures four others in Enugu

There was confusion in Enugu, the Enugu State capital, on Sunday when a police Inspector attached to Special Protection Unit (SPU) Base 9, started shooting sporadically, leaving five people dead and four others with gunshot injuries.

Tribune Online gathered that the police officer took his loaded gun and started to shoot people at at Golf Estate in Enugu metropolis.

The Enugu State Police Command had in a statement issued by its Public Relations Officer, ASP Daniel Ndukwe, disclosed that the police officer was “said to be on duty at RC Lotto Company located in the Estate” and “has been arrested and taken into custody pending the conclusion of investigation.”

The statement confirmed that “four of the persons said to have sustained gunshot injuries are receiving treatment and five others whose injuries were critical have been confirmed dead by doctors on duty and deposited in the mortuary for autopsy.

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