A Rivers stater graduate, Chijim is dead as a result of stray bullet fired by some members of the police force in Port-Harcourt, Rivers state.
Chijim was said to be finally set for mobilisation for the mandatory National Youth Service when the unfortunate scene happened.
According to reliable sources, he was walking alongside the road when the policemen allegedly fired shots unnecessarily into the air.
One of the fired shots hit Chijim and died on the spot, a source has given reports that the policemen claimed it was accidental discharge as he ran off with other members of the team.
A source who claimed anonymous said:
“Family members of the deceased are crying out for justice as nothing has been done by the police authorities in the state to bring the culprits to book.”
Mr. Nnamdi Omoni, the Police spokesman however told newsmen that he was not aware of such incident.