‘I Was Sent By God To Kill Him’ – Says Suspect Who Killed Native Doctor With Machete In Anambra

Operatives of the Anambra state police command has confirmed the arrest of a self acclaimed pastor for allegedly killing a native doctor with machete.

The suspect, aged 21 and identified as Uchenna Chukwuma allegedly murdered the native doctor one 60 year old Oliver Chukwudi Ugwu of Umusiome, Nkpor but hails from Umuavor village Abor in Udi LGA of Enugu State claiming that he was sent by God to kill the victim.

Anambra police Spokesman, SP Haruna Mohammed who confirmed the report said the suspect who hails from Amagunze in Nkanu East LGA of Enugu State claimed during interrogation that he was sent by God to kill the native doctor. He further alleged that the victim was disturbing him spiritually and has not allowed him to progress financially.

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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. Corpse was deposited at the hospital mortuary for autopsy.

Meanwhile, the machete used in perpetrating the crime was recovered as exhibit and Case transfered to the State Criminal investigation Department, Awka for discreet investigation in order to unravel the actual circumstances surrounding the incident please.

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