A Police Corporal on Thursday night in Bauchi, shot and killed the
Commanding Officer 10, Police Mobil Force (PMF) Bauchi, Superintendent
This is contained in a statement issued by DSP Haruna
Mohammed, the Police Command’s Public Relations Officer, in Bauchi on
The statement stated that the incident occurred at about 11.30 p.m. on Ahmadu Bello Way, Bauchi.
did not give the name of the culprit but stated that the late Eza was
on “routine visit at a Stop and Search point” when the tragedy occurred.
the 26/2/2015 at about 23:20hrs, the Commanding Officer, 10 PMF Bauchi,
SP Chris L Eza, was shot by a police corporal while on routine visit at
a Stop and Search point along Ahmadu Bello way, Bauchi.”
was rushed to ATBU Teaching Hospital, Bauchi, where he was certified
dead by a Medical Doctor and corpse deposited at the mortuary for
“Scene was visited by the Commissioner of Police, Mohammed Mohammed and his management team.
suspect has been arrested and detained, while the Commissioner of
Police has ordered a full scale investigation into the matter,” Mohammed