Mr. Oguanisi Akpusu, a nephew of former President Goodluck Jonathan, has been arrested in Bayelsa State over the alleged shooting of two persons during a masquerade in Emeyal 1 community in Ogbia Local Government Area.
According to Saturday Punch, he has since been released as the police said the shooting was “accidental.
The Commissioner of Police, Bayelsa State, Mr. Asuquo Amba, made this disclosure while parading suspects before journalists in Yenagoa.
The CP made no comment about how Akpusu came to be in possession of a gun.
Amba said the victims of the accident sustained gunshot injuries in their legs and thighs.