On 28/1/2021, there was a report from the vigilante chairman, Amanuke community in Awka North LGA of Anambra State that on the same date at about 3am, a hunter, one Uchechukwu Nweke ‘m’ aged 65 years of same address allegedly shot his wife Patricia Nweke ‘f’ aged 55 years with a single barrel gun and also burnt his house along with his son named Obinna Nweke aged 29 years in circumstances yet to be ascertained.
Suspect equally shot himself using the same gun.
Meanwhile, police detectives attached to Achalla police station visited the scene and took victims to Uche hospital, Isuanocha for medical attention where all the three victims were certified dead by a medical doctor on arrival.
Corpses of the victims were deposited at the hospital’s morgue for autopsy.
Investigation is ongoing to ascertain circumstances surrounding the incident.