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Monday, 19 September 2016
Recent happen on Child Abuse and Neglect
Read How Herbalist Killed 13-yr-old While Testing
Anti-bullets Charm In Enugu
There were tension, yesterday, when a 26-year-old herbalist,
Ekene Oluka, allegedly shot and killed a 13-year-old, Obumuneme Oluka, while
testing his anti-bullet charm on the deceased.
The incident occurred at Amagu-Uwani, Mgboko, Aku of Igbo-Etiti
Local Government Area, Enugu State. It was gathered that the herbalist, now at
large, had, at different occasions, successfully tested his charms, which was
said to protect against bullets and cutlass, on Obumuneme.
It was learned that the herbalist, after covering Obumuneme’s
body with his concoction, fired a shot, which went through his vital organs,
leaving him unconscious.
Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Ebere Amaraizu,
confirmed the incident in a statement to newsmen, adding that the command had
activated a manhunt for the fleeing herbalist.
“The herbalist, Ekene Oluka, from the same kindred with the
deceased, had allegedly tested his charms for protection against guns on the
deceased. It was further gathered that the suspect had earlier tested that of
cutlass on the deceased, which allegedly worked out for him.
“However, this time it did not work, which caused severe injury
on the head of the deceased, leaving him unconscious.
“He was confirmed dead
as he was being rushed to the hospital. The body was deposited at the hospital
mortuary of Attah Memorial Hospital, Aku.
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