A traditional healer in Nigeria has died after his bullet-proof charm failed him.
He was shot dead by one of his clients he asked to help test his bullet-repelling charm.
DailyPost reports that the traditional healer had asked a client to shoot him to test the efficiency of his bullet proof charm.
Chinaka Adoezuwe, 26, died after the said test on the charm he made himself went wrong.
The incident which took place in the Umuozu Ugiri village, Imo State has shocked many residents.
Chinaka’s client Chukwudi Ijezie is reportedly in police custody according to NigeriaNews.
A resident told NigeriaNews “to prove the efficacy of the new charms, the healer positioned and handed over a gun to his customer to test-run the charm (sic)”.
Imo state police spokesperson, Andrew Enwerem, confirmed the incident to local media adding that “The suspect is in our custody. It is a case of murder”.