A younger Nigerian footballer, Kelvin Igweani has been reportedly shot lifeless by the police within the United Kingdom.
According to stories, the officers attended a call-out to a home the place a toddler was severely injured and Igweanyi was shot lifeless within the course of.
The Thames Valley Force is at present investigating the incident, Daily Mail stories.
The police mentioned in a press release that officers had been known as to a property in Two Mile Ash, northwest Milton Keynes, at round 9.40 am on Saturday, and made a compelled entry after performing on info from a witness.
Inside the home, they discovered a person in his 30s who was later confirmed lifeless, and a younger little one with critical accidents.
They additionally positioned a person who’s believed to be a Nigerian footballer, Kelvin Ifeanyi Odinaka Nathaniel Igweani, 23. The pressure added that it was understood officers deployed a Taser earlier than photographs had been fired at him.
He subsequently required first support and remedy from the ambulance crew however was pronounced lifeless on the scene, police mentioned.
The younger little one was taken to a hospital.
The Independent Office for Police Conduct mentioned a probe is now underway after a police firearm was discharged on the tackle in Denmead.
Assistant chief constable, Christian Bunt mentioned, “What has happened this morning can only be described as absolutely tragic and will no doubt have an impact on the community. Our thoughts are with those who have been impacted by this incident. Our major crime unit is working closely with the IOPC to understand exactly what has happened.”