An Ebonyi State indigene, one Rexlawson Jonson, has been arrested by the police in Ogun State for alleged homicide.
The 31-year-old man, police stated, was apprehended on Friday, October 30, “over the ugly homicide of his girlfriend one 26-year-old Patricia John.”
The Ogun State Police Spokesperson, Abimbola Oyeyemi, instructed DAILY POST in an announcement on Monday, that the arrest of the suspect adopted a report by one Adebayo Aladesuyi, who’s the Supervisor of Molayo Resort in Ibafo.
The resort Supervisor was stated to have reported that “whereas they had been finishing up routine test of the resort rooms, they found the useless physique of the occupant of one of many rooms with bruises on her neck suggesting that the deceased may need been strangulated.”
On the energy of the report, the DPO of Ibafo Division, CSP Jide Joshua, had led his detectives to the scene and recovered the corpse to Olabisi Onabanjo College Educating Hospital (OOUTH) in Sagamu for submit mortem.
In accordance with Oyeyemi, “preliminary investigation revealed that the deceased checked into the resort with a person who sneaked out of the resort after killing her.”
“Consequently, the DPO and his males commenced technical and intelligence based mostly investigation which led to unraveling the id of the suspect. He was subsequently traced and apprehended by the detectives.
“On interrogation, he confessed checking into the resort with the deceased and that that they had a misunderstanding which led to bodily assault between them. Within the course of, he stated the girl collapsed and gave up the ghost. He subsequently left the corpse within the room and sneaked out of the resort.”
DAILY POST learnt that the Commissioner of Police in Ogun, CP Edward Awolowo Ajogun, has ordered the switch of the suspect to murder part of the State CIID for investigation and prosecution.
Ajogun urged all hoteliers in Ogun to all the time preserve correct documentation of their prospects with a view to help the police in conditions like this.