Gunman Kills Woman At Burial Ceremony


The Police in Enugu state have commenced investigation into an alleged accidental shooting at a burial ceremony which led to the death of a mourner while another sustained injury on Saturday.

Ebere Amaraizu, the Enugu State Police Command’s spokesman, said the incident occurred at Amanato Mburumbu community in the Nkanu East Local Government Area, adding that the police recovered a locally-made gun at the scene of the incident.

He said the victims included a woman and the chief mourner.

“It was gathered that tragedy struck when a man ,identified as Daniel Chukwu ,of Amanato Mburumbu community stormed the burial ceremony arena with his locally-made gun and perhaps never knew it was already set for action,” he added.

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