Catholic Priest, Rev Father Christian Amusuo Arrested For Shooting His Assistant In Imo State

2 years ago by: CLARA JANCITA
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A Catholic Priest has shocked people with his rash actions after shooting his own assistant in an Imo State community. Rev Father Christian Amusuo, the parish priest in charge of Saint Mary’s Catholic Church, Eziama – Osuama in the Isiala Mbano Local Government Area of Imo State,  has been arrested by the operatives of the state police command for allegedly shooting his assistant, only identified as Rev Father Precious.
 
According to Reporters, it gathered that the priest is being held and interrogated at state Criminal and Investigative Department of the command for alleged attempted murder case.
Rev Father Amusuo had on June 23 allegedly shot his assistant at the parish house after a prolonged argument and weeks of acrimony between the two priests, it was learnt on Tuesday. The source explained that the clerics have been having issues, which the parishioners had noticed but could not trace it to anything tangible.
 
According to the source, the alleged shooting was a last minute resort by the parish priest to decisively deal with his assistant who he allegedly accused of being disobedient and flouting his orders.
Angered by the ensuing crisis, Rev Father Amusuo reportedly went into his room and brought out his gun and fired his assistant, but luckily the victim did not die as people, especially the parish workers came to his rescue.
Confirming the incident, the state Police Public Relations Officer, Andrew Enwerem, said that upon the receipt of the information, the commissioner of police, Chris Ezike, ordered an investigation of the circumstances surrounding the allegation.
 
Enwerem confirmed that the priest was being held at the state CID in Owerri and his firearm has been recovered by the police.
The Police spokesperson said
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“upon the receipt of the information, the state Commissioner of Police, Chris Ezike, quickly ordered for full-blown investigation into the matter. The parish priest is with us and the firearm has been recovered. We are investigating”.



osarobo62 (m) at 4-07-2017 03:04PM
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is he an ex-armed robber Huh?
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ruthie (f) at 4-07-2017 04:22PM
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HIA Shocked Shocked Shocked Shocked
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softhils (m) at 4-07-2017 04:49PM
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Na wa... May God help us
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crocatum (m) at 4-07-2017 05:19PM
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murderer.
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olowoinlionsden (m) at 4-07-2017 05:39PM
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Wrong Men in a Noble Profession. I'm sure the Holy Father would not be shocked at all, since he has just  lost an Ecclesiastical battle in the same Area.
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schmit (f) at 4-07-2017 05:58PM
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2bad
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gogoman (m) at 4-07-2017 06:33PM
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 Roll Eyes Roll Eyes
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emydaddy (m) at 4-07-2017 08:38PM
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Quote from: osarobo62 on  4-07-2017 03:04PM
is he an ex-armed robber Huh?
Grin Grin Grin Grin Grin Grin Grin Grin Grin
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abrakata (m) at 5-07-2017 05:58AM
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Hmmmm, who is Reverend, who is God, find out in the bible. Call no Man Reverend. Reverend is my name, says the Lord of Host.
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osayan1 (m) at 5-07-2017 09:59AM
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God have mercy
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Larry28 (f) at 5-07-2017 11:21AM
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Quote from: olowoinlionsden on  4-07-2017 05:39PM
Wrong Men in a Noble Profession. I'm sure the Holy Father would not be shocked at all, since he has just  lost an Ecclesiastical battle in the same Area.
Roll Eyes
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Zaki68 (m) at 5-07-2017 12:15PM
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THIS KIND OF THINGS HAS BEEN HAPPENING ALL OVER NIGERIA THE DIFFERENCE NOW IS THAT EVERYONE HAS INTERNET AT HAND TO SPREAD IMMEDIATELY.
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kudoson (f) at 4-09-2017 09:42AM
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in my own EZIAMA , NAWA OOOOOO
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Keffejude (m) at 4-09-2017 12:15PM
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smh if a catholic priest can do this. what is stopping em from lavishing d church money on properties, runs gals & married women ?? let em keep exposing emselves !!
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WhaleDog (m) at 5-09-2017 12:29AM
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Jah be merciful ! And these are leaders of Faith .It would be better to just strip the priest off the title and send him back to where he belong ,JAIL.

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