Nigerian Working As Delivery Driver Shot Dead In US, Family Seeks Justice

A Nigerian man working as a supply driver was on Thursday shot useless whereas on obligation in Mitchellville, Maryland, United States. 

The relations of 48-year-old Noel Njoku and father of 4 have demanded for justice because the police start an investigation into the case.

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According to the Prince George’s County Police, Njoku, who works with DoorDash, was shot a number of instances inside his car, indicating a seek for suspects in reference to the homicide, NBC Washington reported.

The sufferer’s spouse and brother wept and pleaded for solutions hours after his loss of life.

“Please, anybody who has any information, please, please, please — anybody who has any information should come and help us out, please,” Chidi Njoku, the sufferer’s brother, stated preventing again tears.

“I want to know who killed my husband,” the spouse stated.

After her husband did not reply her calls, she went from hospital to hospital in search of him and at last, an officer on the University of Maryland Capital Region Medical Center broke the information.

Njoku was the daddy of a 15-year-old daughter, a 13-year-old daughter and 11-year-old twin boys.

The police stated he was discovered affected by gunshot wounds at about 12: 20 a.m. in a automotive within the 3700 block of Lottsford Vista Road.

“The preliminary investigation revealed Njoku was delivering food to a home in the area when he was shot,” the police stated in a press release.

Njoku was taken to a hospital, the place he died.

“Detectives are currently right now at the scene, collecting evidence, speaking to witnesses, trying to piece everything together,” Pfc. Antonia Washington stated.

The sufferer was stated to be a cheerful, peace-loving particular person, who moved to the U.S. from Nigeria many years in the past and just lately began working for DoorDash.

DoorDash launched this assertion: “We are deeply saddened by this senseless act of violence and our hearts go out to the Dasher’s loved ones at this incredibly difficult time. The safety of our community is paramount and we immediately reached out to law enforcement to offer our assistance in any way we can. We are actively working to get in touch with this Dasher’s family to extend our full support.”

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