A Personnel of Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps(NSCDC) has committed suicide after he shoot and killed his wife and one other, living two other persons with bullet wounds in Maiduguri on Friday.
According to police source, the incident occurred behind Borno Express Motor Park.
“For unknown reason the man shot four persons including his wife, brother in-law, sister in-law and his younger sister, both wife her brother die instantly,” the source said.
The personnel reportedly dropped his Riffle and ran into unknown location, when he took a substance suspected to be poison before some good Samaria called and he was rushed to University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital at about 0830hrs.
He was on admissions until around 2100hrs on Friday night when he eventually passed on, while the other two are currently receiving treatment at the same UMTH.
The NSCDC source said the police are currently investigating the incident that led to the shootout.