Policeman arrested for killing 19-year-old


A Policeman has been arrested for killing a 19-year old, Jonah Samson, in Abuja.

Jonah was allegedly shot and killed by the unidentified policeman on Saturday in the Apo area of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

Police spokesman ASP Yusuf Mariam said the Commissioner of Police, CP Bala Ciroma, has ordered an investigation into the incident.

“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,” the statement read.

The Nation

– Oct. 5, 2020 @ 08:55 GMT |

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