The Police Command in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) says it arrested and detained the officer responsible for the shooting that killed a 52-year-old Solomon Eze in the Karimo area of Abuja.
FCT police public relations (PPRO) officer DSP Anjuguri Manzah disclosed this in a statement on Monday in Abuja.
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He said the police commissioner (CP) in charge of the command, Mr. Bala Ciroma, had ordered an investigation into the incident.
Manzah said the PC was in solidarity with the family and friends of the deceased.
He pledged to ensure transparency in the investigation and added that the findings will be made public.