The Commissioner of Police, Enugu State Command, Mr. Ahmed Ammani has ordered a thorough investigation into the mysterious and sudden death of five family members at Obollo-Afor community, Udenu Local Government Area, Enugu state, Nigeria.
The Commissioner, who confirmed the “sudden and unnatural death” of the five family members, described the incident as unfortunate and ordered the state Criminal Investigation Department (CID) to handle the case.
In a statement issued by the State Police Public Relations Officer, Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), Daniel Ndukwe over the weekend, the Commissioner ordered investigation to unravel the circumstances surrounding the death of the victims.
According to the statement, the Commissioner ordered the State Criminal Intelligence and Investigation Department (the State CIID) of the Command to conduct a full-scale investigation to unravel the circumstances surrounding the sudden and unnatural death of one Mrs. Chinyere Odoh, her two children: Udochukwu Odoh ‘f’ aged 7 and Chukwuemeka Odoh ‘m’ aged 4, as well as her two sisters: Martina Ezeme and Ngozi Ezeme, in their apartment at Amutenyi in Obollo-Afor community of Udenu Local Government Area, which was reported at about 9.25am on Saturday.
The PPRO also stated that the Commissioner, while describing the incident as “unfortunate and expressing his condolences to the family members and friends of the deceased persons, further directed that the “investigation be thoroughly carried out and concluded within the shortest possible time.