A 29-year-old man has been apprehended by the men of the Nigerian police, Lagos State command for allegedly killing and burying his girlfriend.
According to police findings, the suspect whose identity was revealed as Segun Titilayo, of Otolu town, Lekki LCDA of Lagos State killed and buried his girlfriend, one Oritoke Manni, 26, a Bar attendant at K.C Hotel, Apakin Town, Lekki, who had already been declared missing by the police.
The Lagos State Police spokesperson while confirming the unfortunate incident said that the suspect is currently being detained at the SCID Panti and giving useful information to help the police in its investigation.
According to him,on October 13 at about 11am, it was reported that the suspect, Segun Titilayo called the deceased asking her to come visit him in is house. That was the last time anyone saw Oritoke alive.
Like they said, nothing is hidden under the sun, the police on 7th November, 2020, received a distress call from one Engineer Adegbago David of Adron Homes and Properties about a certain corpse.
According to Mr David, while the company was excavating its site at Otolu Town, their Caterpillar exhumed a decomposing corpse.
The police detectives swung into action and the corpse was identified by the staff of the hotel to be Oritoke’s.The corpse was evacuated to a public morgue for autopsy.
Later the police placed a manhunt on the suspect and was arrested.