enforce the movement restriction put in place by the state government to curb
the spread of Corona virus in the city shot a female officer by name Lovender
Elekwachi, who was serving at Eneka Division, Rivers state.
who was attached to the Rivers State Task Force on Decongestion, is undergoing
‘orderly room trial’. Two other members of the Task Force have also been
arrested and are being questioned. Also the Hilux vehicle belonging to the Task
Force has been impounded and the corpse of the female sergeant has been
deposited in the mortuary.
Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Omoni Nmadi, said, “Yes, it’s confirmed.
The police sergeant and two others have been arrested” and the Commissioner of Police,
CP Joseph G. Mukan, has ordered further investigations into the matter with a
view to unraveling the circumstances that led to her death.
outcome of the investigation, promising that the interest of justice must be
served in the circumstance.