Police said the suspect shot the deceased dead while he was testing a locally made gun on August 22.
Kome Ogaga has been declared wanted by the police in Delta state.
The 27-year-old man was declared wanted for allegedly shooting an eleven-year-old boy identified as Hossana Merritt dead.
A tweet released by the spokesperson of the state police command, DSP Bright Edafe, said the suspect shot the deceased dead while he was testing a locally made gun on August 22.
''On monday 22/8/2022, This suspect Kome ogaga age 27years while testing a locally made gun, shot and killed one 11year old boy Hossanna Merritt. The suspect abandoned his house and ran away. Pls whoever knows his whereabout should help so that the little boy can get justice.''