Unknown Gunmen murders police officer in Jos

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Unknown Gunmen murders police officer in Jos

A confirmation has been made by the Plateau State Police Command that an officer has been murdered at the Corner Soja area of Jos North Local Government Area of the state.

The Spokesperson of the Plateau State Police, Tyopev Terna, who confirmed of the incident, made it known that the non-commissioned officer, a lance corporal, was shot while responding to a report that a girl was forcefully taken by unknown gunmen in the area.

He gave the name of the deceased officer as Abdullahi S. and was among the Operation Safe Haven (OPSH), sector one of the state police command on Zaria Road, Jos.

On the 9th of October at about 09:00pm, Alhaji Idris Gambo of Corner Soja, Jos lodged a report at the Laranto Police Division that on the same date at about 07:50pm that some unknown gunmen came to his house in a red car took his daughter named Hafsat Gambo against her wish to an unknown destination. She is 21 years old.

“After he made the report, the police immediately rushed to the crime scene. When they got there, the police discovered that when the gunmen were trying to escape they shot and fatally injured one L/Cpl Abdullahi S. attached to (OPSH), Sector One, Zaria Road Jos.

“He was confirmed dead by a doctor of Bingham University Teaching Hospital, Jos. The body has since been deposited at the hospital’s mortuary,” Mr Terna said.

The spokesperson also made it known that investigation into the crime is currently going on.

 

 

Unknown Gunmen murders police officer in Jos

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