By Rasaq Adebayo
A 53 years old man, Sunday Amaefula, has been arrested by the police operatives attached to Makinde Division, Lagos State for allegedly stabbing his neighbour, a 43-year old Chibuike Nwanne to death.
The incident occurred on Monday, February 22 at their residence, No 8, Apakun Lane, Mafoluku Oshodi, Lagos.
Investigation reveals that the deceased had an altercation with the suspect’s brother, one Ifaenyi Emmanuel, his neighbour, before the suspect stabbed the deceased to death with bottle in their house.
According to the police spokesperson, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, the deceased, who got married last year, is survived by his pregnant wife.
In the same vein, Adejobi said the Lagos State Police Command also arrested two suspected armed robbers on Monday at about 5.30pm, around Alakara area of Lagos State.
“The Divisional Police Officer of Alakara and his men on patrol intercepted two men on Okada. During search, two brand new Beretta pistols with three (3) magazines and twenty two (22) live ammunition were recovered from them.
“The names of the suspects are: (1) Old Mojeed Satan, [m] 28 (2) Kudaisi Ajetumobi [m] 26. The suspects could not give satisfactory explanation on their means of livelihood,” he said.
The Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, has ordered that the suspects and exhibits be transferred to State CID for proper investigation.
While assuring the good people of Lagos State of adequate security of lives and property, Odumosu reiterated the command’s zeal to go after the hoodlums and criminals who disturb the security system of the state.