A-21-year old self-acclaimed pastor, Uchenna Chukwuma of Ugwuezue street, Umusiome Nkpor in Idemili North LGA of Anambra State has allegedly murdered a native doctor, Oliver Chukwudi Ugwu aged 60 years for allegedly disturbing him spiritually and not allowed him to progress financially.
Our correspondent gathered the suspect who hails from Amagunze in Nkanu East LGA of Enugu State claimed during interrogation that he was sent by God to kill him with machete.
The incident happened on the 3rd of September 2020, at about 2:10pm.
The State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) Mr. Haurna Mohammed who confirmed the incident said the suspect has been arrested and machete used in committing the murder recovered.
“Police detectives attached to Ogidi Division led by the DPO CSP Ekuri Remigius visited the scene of crime and rushed victim who was found in a pool of his blood to Iyi Enu hospital Ogidi for medical attention where he was certified dead by the medical doctor on arrival and corpse has been deposited at the hospital mortuary for autopsy.