The Enugu state Police command has launched an investigation into the death of a prophet who was murdered in his room, within the Enugu metropolis.
Naija News reports that the Command’s Public Relations Officer (PRO), SP Ebere Amaraizu, disclosed this in a statement in Enugu on Friday.
Amaraizu disclosed that the prophet was killed on Tuesday, April 16.
He gave the name of the deceased prophet as Prophet Anthony Nwoko, and revealed that he was found dead in his room at Ezebungu Street of Ugbene 2 axis of Trans Ekulu, Enugu state.
“The Commissioner of Police, Mr Sulaiman Balarabe, on receipt of the report, directed the operatives of the homicide section of the state Criminal Investigations Department (CID) to conduct diligent investigations.
“The commissioner has directed them to unravel the mystery and bring those behind who may be behind it to book,” he said.
The police spokesman revealed that the remains of the deceased had since been deposited at the Collier Hospital mortuary while investigations are currently ongoing.