Man Reportedly Gunned Down By Nkpor Police. There is unrest in the Anambra State area of Nkpor, as a young man simply known as Ebuka was reportedly gunned down by police officers today, April 15.
The incident took place in Agulu Avenue on Ezego Street in New Tyre, Nkpor. People at the scene have alleged that before the shooting there was no provocation.
Facebook user, Ikenna Orji disclosed that the incident has led to a riot in the community. He wrote;
There is riot going on right now at Nkpor new tyre following the killing of a young man by the police taskforce on COVID-19.
According to the eyes withness, the police was chasing some residents drinking at a joint when the young man was coming out from his house to buy foodstuffs, he saw everyone running and wanted to run as well but fell down and the police suspected to attached to Okpoko Police station shot him on a close range