Following the alleged killing of a 28-year-old man in Warri, the Delta State Government has called for an investigation into the matter.
According to report , The State Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu stated that the government is worried about the death of the 28-year-old who was shot by suspected security agencies on regular patrol duty.
According to the Commissioner Information, the state government has sent a delegation to the deceased family to condole with them over the loss of their 28-year-old son.
He also stated that the military authorities have been contracted to carry out an investigation into what led to the killing of the deceased.
The incident occurred at Ugbuwangue community in Warri South Local Government Area (LGA) of the state, on the second day of the lockdown directive issued by the state governor, Ifeanyi Okowa.
Police authorities in the state confirmed the killing to Channels Television, saying they have commenced an investigation into the incident.
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Onome Onovwakpoyeya, however, noted that the details of the incident were unclear.
She said, “Yes, it is true. It just happened today, as I was told, and there is not much information yet.”Delta Killing: Govt Orders Investigation, Calls For Calm