The Benue State Police Command has confirmed the killing of Dr. Terkula Suswam, an elder brother of Senator Gabriel Suswam.
The gunmen killed Terkuka in his hometown of Anyiin on Tuesday night.
The affirmation is contained in an announcement signed by the command’s Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DCP Catherine Anene, on Wednesday in Makurdi, NAN studies.
In keeping with Anne: ”At about 1930hrs data was acquired that whereas Dr Terkura Suswam and his aide, Mr Solomon, sat reverse his home at Elohim Plaza, Anyiin, to oversee repairs on the mentioned plaza, yet-to-be-identified gunmen, who drove in a Toyota Camry automobile, attacked and shot him and his aide.
”A group of cops on patrol within the space rushed to the scene and conveyed the victims to NKST Anyiin Hospital the place they have been finally confirmed lifeless.
“Their corpses have been deposited on the hospital for post-mortem.
“Whereas commiserating with relations and buddies of the deceased, the Commissioner of Police has ordered a discreet investigation to make sure that the perpetrators of this grotesque homicide are apprehended and justice is served.
“Anyiin city has been cordoned off by extra police groups deployed to help the Division to nip this crime within the bud.”
Police affirm assassination of ex-Benue gov’s brother, Terkuka Suswam