A self-acclaimed pastor, Mr Uchenna Chukwuma, aged 21 has macheted to loss of life a local physician in Umusiome, Nkpor, in Idemili North native authorities space of Anambra State.
Uchenna mentioned he was commissioned by God to kill the 60 years previous sufferer, whose title was given as Oliver Chukwudi as a result of he was disturbing him spiritually.
The Anambra State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Haruna Mohammed who disclosed the incident to DAILY POST mentioned the suspect has been arrested.
Haruna mentioned, “The Suspect who hails from Amagunze in Nkanu East LGA of Enugu State claimed throughout interrogation that he was despatched by God to kill the native physician. He additional alleged that the sufferer was disturbing him spiritually and has not allowed him to progress financially.
“There was a report on the three/9/2020 at about 2:10pm of the homicide of a local physician, one Oliver Chukwudi Ugwu ‘m’ aged 60 years of Umusiome, Nkpor however hails from Umuavor village Abor in Udi LGA of Enugu State.
“The sufferer was murdered by a self-acclaimed pastor, one Uchenna Chukwuma ‘m’ aged 21 years of Ugwuezue Avenue, Umusiome Nkpor in Idemili North LGA of Anambra State.
“Police detectives hooked up to Ogidi Division led by the DPO, CSP Ekuri Remigius visited the scene of the crime and rushed the sufferer who was present in a pool of his blood to Iyi Enu hospital Ogidi for medical consideration the place he was licensed lifeless by the medical physician on arrival. The corpse was deposited on the hospital mortuary for post-mortem.”
Haruna mentioned the machete utilized in perpetrating the crime was recovered as an exhibit and that the case has been transferred to the State Prison Investigation Division, Awka for discreet investigation with the intention to unravel the precise circumstances surrounding the incident.