Policemen have reportedly killed a yet-to-be identified motorist on Ihioma Road, Ezechi, Orlu Local Government Area of Imo State for undisclosed reasons.
Reports have it that the incident happened at about 11:00 am on Friday, January 8 and the policemen were attached to a check point. Eyewitnesses have said that the policemen sprayed teargas after shooting the man dead.
Nifu Siaka on Facebook wrote;
“Happening now, policemen have just killed somebody along Ihioma Road in the Orlu Local Government Area of Imo State. Please share.”
The eyewitness recording the video said;
“We were also ‘sprayed’ teargas (dispersed with teargas). People are running as we speak. I am seeing this live as it is unfolding.”
“The man that was shot was in the vehicle right behind us. We don’t know why the policemen shot him. The man is already down. This is happening in Imo State. Please share,”
A video of the incident is currently making rounds online, in the video, the victim was pulled out of his car and he fell behind a tricycle.
See video below;