200-level UNIZIK student shot dead by armed robbers while attempting to collect sim card from his stolen phone

200-level UNIZIK student shot dead by armed robbers while attempting to collect sim card from his stolen phone

On Sunday, January 8, an armed robbery attack killed a 200-level student at Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka’s Department of Philosophy.

The student, simply identified as Daniel, was said to have been attacked by gun-wielding robbers at Success Lodge Ifite. His phone was taken from him by the robbers who came to raid the lodge. Late Daniel is said to have been shot in the stomach while attempting to retrieve his sim card from his phone, which was already with the robbers. He was rushed to the hospital, where he died as a result of excessive blood loss.

Reacting to the incident, the Anambra state police command via its Twitter handle said ;

”This is unfortunate, I got this information from the SUG president, yesternight. I have also escalated to the DPO covering the area. Police patrol has been on since then. I urge the witness of the incident to help us with information, please.”

You may also like...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *