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Police Officer Commits Suicide After Shooting Daughters & Wife

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August 20, 2012 – Police Officer Commits Suicide After Shooting Daughters & Wife

A Police officer identified as Corporal Anthony Ugwuoke on Sunday Aug 19 commits suicide after he brutally shot his wife, Nkechi Ugwuoke and their two daughters.

This happened at Edda Village, Ugwuachara in Ebonyi state, Nigeria.

Medical doctors at Federal Teaching Hospital in Abakaliki are working tirelessly to rescue his wife and 2 daughters as they are in critical condition

The late police officer was an orderly to a Ebonyi High Court judge.

Mr Sylvester Igbo, Police Public Relations Officer in the state, confirmed the incident but added that no clue had been established on the motive for the action.

“Investigations into the matter are on-going as we would ensure we get to its root.

“The body of the late officer has, however, been deposited at FETHA mortuary,” Mr Sylvester Igbo, Ebonyi state Police Public Relations Officer.

The leader of the community where the suicide happened expressed sadness over the incident and has called to the Ebonyi police to unravel the mystery surrounding such action.



  1. Franklin sonwa

    August 21, 2012 at 6:26 AM

    Nawa o

  2. John gommam

    August 21, 2012 at 7:42 AM

    It may be dat it’s a spiritual issue. Let the ivestigators trace down his clan.

  3. Alakwe Ikechukwu Samuel

    August 21, 2012 at 9:01 AM

    chai! A fustrated officer. What may be his reasons. This hot tempered ppl no suppose dey carry gun o! Life no be thesame as action film o!

  4. Rose cosmos

    August 22, 2012 at 9:34 AM

    Wich kind hot temper go lead u finish ur family n even urself….

  5. Ojo abosede iremide

    August 23, 2012 at 8:34 PM

    It may b spiritual attack

  6. faithchi

    August 28, 2012 at 9:50 AM

    is a spiritual case,or may be the man is drunk

  7. Aliugwu

    September 28, 2012 at 8:52 PM

    Nawa o


    February 6, 2013 at 5:33 PM

    I must state here that the elder’s should go find out traditionally why such tins took place. It’s sad indeed, & the police should not be left out in their investigation,it’s so horrofying.

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