Former AIG Christopher Dega killed in Jos
Retired Assistant Commissioner of Police and the Senior Special Assistant to Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom on Special Security, Christopher Dega has been shot dead in Jos.
Christopher Dega was said to have been shot in the chest several times until he bled to death.
According to Channels Television, Plateau State Police Command who confirmed the incident noted that it occurred on Monday night a few minutes after the victim arrived in Jos.
The Commissioner of Police in the state, Edward Egbuka said that preliminary investigation revealed that the Retired Assistant Commissioner who left Makurdi was trailed to Jos where he was shot.
He said the incident occurred at Anguldi area of Bukuru in Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau State at about 8:30 pm on Monday
According to him, some suspects connected to the murder have been arrested and are in police custody while investigations are ongoing to fish out perpetrators.