This incident occurred at about 11:30pm on Ahmadu Bello Way, Bauchi where a Police Corporal on Thursday night in Bauchi, shot and killed the Commanding Officer 10, Police Mobil Force (PMF) Bauchi, Superintendent Chris Eza.
It did not give the name of the culprit but stated that the late Eza was on “routine visit at a Stop and Search point” when the tragedy occurred.
“On the 26/2/2015 at about 23:20hrs, the Commanding Officer, 10 PMF Bauchi, SP Chris L Eza, was shot by a police corporal while on routine visit at a Stop and Search point along Ahmadu Bello way, Bauchi.”
“Victim was rushed to ATBU Teaching Hospital, Bauchi, where he was certified dead by a Medical Doctor and corpse deposited at the mortuary for postmortem examination.
“Scene was visited by the Commissioner of Police, Mohammed Mohammed and his management team.
“Meanwhile, suspect has been arrested and detained, while the Commissioner of Police has ordered a full scale investigation into the matter,” Mohammed said.