Killers of Sleek arrested, undergoing investigations – Rivers Police Command
The Rivers State Police Command has confirmed the arrest and detention of four police officers who were involved in the murder of 22 years old Daniel Ikeaguchi, aka Sleek in Port-Harcourt on Saturday.
Obinwannem news had earlier reported the incident, where it was noted that the States’ Anti Robbery Squad SARS, shot the deceased in Elelenwo junction, Port Harcourt.
The Police Spokesman, SP Nnamdi Omoni in a statement, noted that the DPO after preliminary Investigation transferred the Sergeant and the four Policemen from Anti-Kidnapping to the State CID for further investigation.
Omoni said, “Leader of the Anti-Kidnapping Unit on patrol along Elelenwo took one Daniel Ikeaguchi with Sgt. Isaiah Ben attached to 35 PMF Jigawa but on guard duty at an Estate in Elelenwo, who allegedly shot the deceased to the Elelenwo Police Station.
“On the receipt of the report, the DPO, CSP Chima Nnaji immediately ordered that the boy who was bleeding be taken to the hospital, but he eventually died and was deposited at the UPTH Mortuary.
“The DPO after preliminary Investigation transferred the Sergeant and the four Policemen from Anti-Kidnapping to the State CID for further investigation. They are still being interrogated.”
Nwada Ugochinyere Onyechere reoporting, Obinwannem News