A drunk Policeman killed a father of one on Sunday in Ajaokuta town, Kogi state.
The victim identified as Mohammed Ismail died at a rally of one of the Local Government Chairmanship aspirants Abdulrahaman Dansabe, of APC at the Local Government Secondary School, Ajaokuta.
The incident was said to have occured at about 2pm as the candidate was unveiling his plans for the area.
The policeman who is yet to be identified was said to have suddenly opened fire with his bullet hitting Ismail, while others ran for saftey.Some witnesses say he acted under the influence of alcohol.
Efforts to save the deceased were unsuccessful as he died shortly after arriving at the hospital.
The deceased was said to be a graduate of the Kogi State Polytechnic, he was buried same day.
The State Police boss said investigation is ongoing.