The casualty was distinguished as Heavenly Nwaneri, a 25-years of age 100 level understudy of Soil Science and Biotechnology.
She was purportedly shot dead by the fighters careful obligation around the Owerri Custodial Center and the neighboring Imo Government House.
The episode happened even with the uplifted pressure as gangsters keep on overruning the state, particularly the state capital.
The Leader of the Understudy Association Legislature of IMSU, Arinze Oguike, who addressed Talksafrica, revealed that the understudies were disheartened by the way the military purportedly slaughtered the undergrad.
It was accumulated that she was shot dead by the officers, while driving in Lexus IS 250 with number plate, Lagos KSF 407 GT, with her companions.
A source in the college told our journalist that the perished was being driven in the vehicle around 10 pm when the troopers started shooting at them and shot her and the male driver.
They were raced to the Government Clinical Center, Owerri, where the IMSU undergrad was affirmed dead while the driver endure.
The Understudy Association Government, in response, has requested equity for the killed undergrad.
When reached, the IMSU Advertising Official, Ralph Obinjoku, affirmed the occurrence, saying that the college local area was disheartened by the deficiency of the undergrad.
Police representative in the state, Orlando Ikeokwu, said that he had not been informed formally.
The Military Advertising Official of 34 gunnery unit, Obinze, Owerri, Capitan Babatunde Zubairu, said that he had not been reached.