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Doctor killed and burnt in Zamfara

doctor killed in zamfara

A medical doctor identified as Enoch Okpara was gruesomely murdered at his residence at Mareri area of Zamfara state. The State Police Command has launched an investigation into the case.

Dr. Okpara who was a consultant Obstetrics/Gynecologist at the Federal Medical Center in Gusau, was found dead on Saturday June 13.

The remains of the deceased was was reportedly found burnt beyond recognition after the church he attends raised an alarm about his sudden disappearance as he did not attend the church’s programme for Saturday morning, which was quite unusual.

Reports reveals that the leaders of the church got in touch with some of his colleagues, who tried to reach him via his mobile phone number without any success.With a feeling that something has gone wrong, they checked his apartment and saw his car parked inside the compound.

The police who gained access into his apartment, found the burnt body of the deceased in the courtyard while bloodstains were seen on the walls of the room.

Zamfara Police Spokesperson Shehu Mohammed, said the Commissioner of Police Usman Nagogo has ordered an investigation into the case to bring the evil  perpetrators to justice.