Police Commissioner Orders Launch Of Discreet Investigation To Fish Out Murderer Of Engr. Dons Udeh In Enugu

The Enugu State Commissioner of Police, CP Ahmed Ammani has ordered the Homicide Section of the State CID and Tactical Squads of the Command to combine efforts and conduct a full-scale discreet investigation to unravel the circumstances of the murder of Engr. Dons Udeh, fish out and bring the perpetrators of the heinous crime to book, within the shortest possible time.

According to a press release on Wednesday, 26th April 2023 signed by the Enugu State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Daniel Ndukwe, said that the lifeless and decomposing body of the deceased, identified as a 2023 Enugu State Governorship Election Aspirant under the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), was found in a bush at 9th Mile Bypass in Udi Local Government Area, on Tuesday, 25 April 2023, with marks of violence, which strongly suggests that he was murdered.

“The corpse was evacuated to the hospital, where it was confirmed dead and deposited in the mortuary for preservation and medical autopsy, by Police Operatives serving in 9th Mile Police Division of the Command, DSP Daniel Ndukwe said.

Meanwhile, preliminary investigation indicates that the deceased was reported to have been missing since Saturday, 22nd April 2023, at about 4pm, when he left his Enugu City home in a white-coloured Toyota Highlander Jeep, with registration number: ENU 800 NX, to an undisclosed destination.

All efforts made to trace his whereabouts proved abortive, until his remains were found on the said date and location, while the vehicle was later found abandoned and recovered on Wednesday, 26th April 2023 at about 10am, at Ngwo, along Old Enugu Road, Udi Local Government Area.