A 50-year-old Nigerian man, identified as Kamilu Boyede has been killed in a deadly shooting incident which occurred on Wednesday morning in the state of Kansas, United States.
Wichita Police Department announced on Wednesday evening that the incident occurred at a home in South Ida. Neighbors called the police around 11am on Wednesday, November 25, after seeing a door left open at a home in the 600 block of South Ida.
Captain Wendell Nicholson of the Wichita Police Department said:”We talked to some neighbors in the area and they indicated that this morning at about 12:30 they saw an unknown male walking in the area
“They were concerned because earlier this morning they heard some shots fired, they didn’t call the police, but this morning when they walked ppast the residence in the 600 block of South Ida, they saw the door was ajar so they contacted 911.”
Through an investigation, police think the incident occurred sometime after midnight and before 3am. They believe Boyede was a target and this wasn’t a random incident.
News of Boyede’s death has been attracting numerous tributes and condolences via social media from friends and other worried individuals.