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27 Years Old Man Shot His Friend With a Gun Because of One Thousand Naira

According to report, it was gathered that a young man with name Friday Asuquo, age 27 was said to have shot his friend identified as Kingsley Araino with a gun during a misunderstanding between them stating that his friend owes him N1000. This incident was said to occur at Anambra State, Always South Local Government Area of Amawbia village.

In accordance to report given by the Spokesperson of the Anambra State Police Command in person of SP Haruna Mohammed, he stated that the suspect who committed the crime have been arrested while the victim who sustained injury from the gun shot have being taken to Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu teaching hospital for treatment.

According to Haruna the statement reads:

“On the 17/7/2020 at about 11:45am, police operatives attached to the Command Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) arrested one Friday Asuquo ‘m’ aged 27 years of Oron but resides at Enu-Orji village, Amawbia in Anambra State. Suspect had a misunderstanding with one Kingsley Araino ‘m’ aged 27 years of same address over one thousand naira debt.


“Following the altercation, the suspect quickly rushed inside one city of restoration church Amawbia, brought out a pump-action gun loaded with four live cartridges and allegedly shot the victim at his back. "Scene of the incident was visited by Police detectives and the victim rushed to Amaku General Hospital Awka for medical attention and he is responding to treatment.”


It was also confirmed by SP Haruna that the pump action gun used by the culprit are three live cartridges and the other one expended cartridge were recovered. The culprit also confessed to carrying out the crime.

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Amawbia Anambra State Command Special Anti Robbery Squad Friday Asuquo Kingsley Araino

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