Dr Enoch Okpara
The Zamfara State Police Command says it has arrested one Abubakar Namalika over the grotesque homicide of Dr Enoch Okpara, a medical physician in Gusau.
Late Okpara who was a guide Obstetrics/Gynaecologist working on the Federal Medical Centre in Gusau, was discovered lifeless at his residence in Mareri space of the state capital on Saturday, June 13. The stays of the deceased was discovered burnt past recognition after the church he worshipped in raised an alarm of him lacking after not exhibiting up for a program on Saturday morning, which was fairly uncommon.
The state Commissioner of Police, Usman Nagogo, who disclosed the arrest of the suspected killer to newsmen, stated Abubakar had already confessed to the killing and had even given extra info on different crimes that the command had commenced investigations on.
Nagogo defined that the suspect was arrested on Sunday by a group of Operation Puff Adder round 10 p.m. whereas he and a few of his gang members now at giant, had been making an attempt to commit one other crime.
“Throughout interrogation, the suspect who belong to the gang of a infamous legal, Shehu Bagewaye, often called Shehu Gusami, knowledgeable the police of many different atrocities he dedicated together with the killing of 5 harmless individuals.
The suspect stated he was additionally a part of the gang that lately invaded Dogon kade village the place they killed seven individuals.
He revealed to us that they went to late Dr Enoch Okpara’s home to gather cash from him in any respect price, with out which they had been to kill the sufferer.
Namalika stated after they couldn’t get the cash, they killed him and burnt the stays inside the home the place the physician lived alone,” the CP defined.
The police commissioner stated that the command was on the path of the opposite 4 gang members that killed the medical physician.