By Gloria Allison
It was a black Sunday at Ozoara Mgbidi in Oru West Local Government as one inspector General of Police, Kenneth Emenike shot dead a man and wife who according to report, was deceived by the woman into believing she was single and would marry him.
The people of Ozoara, Mgbidi in Oru West Local Government Area of Imo State witnessed a very ugly scene on Sunday 22nd of March 2020, when an inspector of police with the Anambra state police (Inspr. Kenneth Enemika, who was attached to PMF 29 Awka Anambra state) shot and killed husband and wife over marriage deceit and the sum of one hundred and fifty thousand naira #150,000.
This information was contained in a press release made available to newsmen in Owerri, from the office of the state commissioner of police, Cp Bolaji Fafowora, through the command’s police public relations officer, Sp Ikeokwu Godson Orlando.
According to the press release, on the 22nd of March 2020, at about 2:45 pm, one Aloy Eze from Ozoara, Mgbidi in Oru West LGA, Imo state, reported to Oru West Divisional Police Headquarters that he returned home only to meet the Corpse of three people behind his house. Even as it further stated that operatives of the Division moved to the scene on receiving the report and met corpses of the following people, Oluchi Aputanze female, Cajetan Aputanze male, and inspr.Kenneth Enamika who until his death was attached to 29 PMF Awka Anambra state.
It further disclosed that one AK 47 was also recovered from the scene, as well as a note declaring intent to kill Oluchi and Cajetan Aputanze and also commit suicide, and further claimed that the late Oluchi Aputanze obtained the sum of one hundred and fifty thousand Naira (#150,000) from him claiming she was single and accepted to marry him, only for him to discover that she was actually married to the late Cajetan Aputanze.
He also claimed that in an effort to recover his money Cajetan Aputanze (Oluchi’s husband) threatened to kill him through diabolical means, as a result, he resorted to self-help, that is murder/suicide.
The corpses according to the press release have been deposited in the morgue while investigation has commenced.