A Nigerian police inspector at the Imo state police command identified as Umoh killed himself.
According to reports, the inspector, has returned with other officers has complained of being sick, however, he allegedly shot himself dead inside his room.
Umoh was a visiting inspector who was at the area command on special duty.
A source in the command said: “Mobile officers came back and one of them went to one of the rooms and locked it. The next minute, we heard a gunshot.
“When we approached the quarters, it was discovered that the door was locked. It was forced opened and the mobile policeman was found dead in the pool of his blood. He shot himself on his stomach.”
The spokesperson for the police command, Orlando Ikeokwu, confirming the incident said the state Commissioner of Police, Nasiru Muhammed, has ordered an investigation into the incident.