The Ogun State police command confirms that 25-year-old Bisi Omoniyi has reportedly hacked a 50-year-old man he met in his lover’s room to death,
He was arrested on Friday following a distress call received by the police in Owode Yewa divisional headquarters, that the young man had matcheted one Akinyemi Wahab Alani to death in Ajilete, Yewa South Local Government Area of Ogun State.
Responding to the distress call, the DPO of Owode Egbado, CSP Olabisi Elebute, mobilized her team to the scene where the suspect was apprehended.
According to Abimbola Oyeyemi the Ogun State police spokesperson, the victim, Alani visited his woman Kafayat Sakariyau at Ajilete to spend the night with her in her room but the suspect, who also intended to spend the night with the same woman was denied entry when he came knocking.
The suspect reportedly forced his way into the woman’s room and met the deceased in a position he had described as unacceptable to him.
“Consequently, a fight ensued between them and the suspect picked a cutlass in the room and macheted the victim,”
The victim was rushed to a hospital but was confirmed dead by the doctor on duty.
The Lady Kafayat fled the area, as the deceased’s body was deposited at the mortuary for autopsy.
The Ogun Commissioner of Police, Lanre Bankole, ordered the transfer of the suspect to the homicide section of the state CIID for further investigation and diligent prosecution.