The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Moses Yamu, who confirmed the killing to the News Agency of Nigeria in Makurdi, said Tochukwu was shot by assailants on Saturday evening.
The State Police Command confirmed the development
This is coming barely two weeks after a village in Ukum Local Government Area was attacked
The gunmen, who shot into the air, caused panic in the capital city as residents fled in various directions, the News Agency of Nigeria reports
The herdsmen attacked the village late on Friday, available information said