Men of Ogun State Police command on Wednesday, arrested three men for allegedly beating one, Tunji George to death over an allegation of stealing an iPhone 6, Vanguard Newspaper reports.
A statement by the command spokesperson, Abimbola Oyeyemi gave the names of the suspects as Felix Sunday, Shomuye Musa and Oluwatobi Michael.
Oyeyemi said, the suspects were arrested following a report by one Bola George who reported at Onipanu divisional headquarters that her brother was alleged to have stolen a iPhone 6 at Keke hotel in Iyana – Iyesi/Ota.
He said, it was reported that the deceased was tied with rope in the hotel and tortured to death.
“Upon the report, the DPO Onipanu division, CSP Bamidele job, mobilized his men and moved to the scene, where two of the suspects were apprehended, while the remaining one was arrested in the hotel where the did was done.”
“The corpse of the victim has been deposited at the General Hospital mortuary, Ota for autopsy.”
He also warned that the command under his leadership will not tolerate any form of jungle justice and who ever engaged in such act, no matter his status or position will not be spared from punishment under the law.