June 2, 2018 (hornnews24.net) – A a fired soldier of Puntland autonomous state has killed last night a father and a son in Kalkaio town of Mudug Region.
The mayor of Galkaio city town of Puntland, Mohamed Yusuf Tmey, told reporters that the former soldier was mentally ill. He opened fire on the victims who died on the spot after several bullets hit them on the upper body.
Many of the residents of town were sceptical of his statement saying that he made a false statement on the pretext of covering criminal act. They demanded the immediate arrest of the killer. A resident who spoke on condition of anonymity said: “If the soldier was fired because his mental illness then why he was allowed to carry a gun in public?”.