Community police investigate killing of man in Agok


Community Police Director Anyiel Agon Arop | Credit: Chol Ayiik Chol | AIRS 2021

Community Police are investigating the killing of a fifty-year-old man in Agok in Abyei Administrative Area. The man died after receiving eight gunshots on his body on Monday morning, according to the police.

 Community Police Director in Agok, Anyiel Agon said the man was shot while he was going to slaughterhouse. The assailant is unknown though Agon says they are searching for the suspects.

The police officer appealed to the victim’s family to be patient, saying “police hands are long.” He assured the public that the police will apprehend the suspect. Furthermore, he appealed to the community to cooperate with police in finding out the causes of the killing.