Pastor hacks native doctor to death in Anambra; claims God instructed him to kill
The police in Anambra state have captured a Pastor distinguished as Uchenna Chukwuma, 21, for killing a 60-year-old native doctor, Oliver Chukwudi Ugwu, in Umusiome, Nkpor, on Thursday, September 3.
Haruna Mohammad, the representative of the state police order, said men of the Ogidi divisional police headquarters were alarmed following when the crime happened.
Police analysts showed up at the scene and captured the suspect during interrogation, said he was sent by God to kill the deceased native doctor. According to the police, the suspect said the native doctor was disturbing him spiritually and has not allowed him to progress financially.
The police spokesperson added that the victim was rushed to the Iyi Enu hospital Ogidi for medical attention where he was certified dead by the medical doctor on arrival. His corpse was deposited at the hospital mortuary for autopsy.