FraudsterAllegedly Kills Girlfriend in Dispute over Money
Ogun State Police Command has arrested a twenty-seven years old internet fraudster, Obeta John arrested for killing his girlfriend Idowu Buhari, an HND1 Mass Communication student of Gateway Polytechnic, Saapade, Ogun State.
According to the State Police Command spokesman, Mr. Abimbola Oyeyemi, the suspect was arrested by the Ode -Remo Divisional Headquarters after a report that the suspect was fighting with the deceased in his room.
He said the deceased was met in her pool of blood when police forced the door open.
Mr. Oyeyemi said the victim was pronounced dead by the doctor on duty at the State Hospital Ishara on arrival.
He said the suspect on interrogation said that an amount of money from one of his clients was paid into the deceased account, which she refused to relinquish to him.
The police said the suspect also confessed that it was the argument over the said money that led to the scuffle which eventually led to her death.
Ogun State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Lanre Bankole has since ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect to the Homicide section of the State Criminal Investigation Department for further investigation and prosecution.