HOW I KILLED, BURIED MY LOVER IN SHALLOW GRAVE
Tribune Online gathered that the suspect, who resides in Ijebu-Igbo, was arrested following a complaint by the mother of the deceased, one Amoke Onasanya.
After the report to the police, the said man-friend, Adebayo, was invited by the police, but he denied knowing the whereabouts of the lady.
Tribune Online further learnt that the development prompted the state Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu, to order the Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, DCP Wale Abbas, to take over the investigation with the view of discovering the mystery behind the sudden disappearance of the victim, a mother of five.
The investigation embarked upon by the detectives from SCIID led to the discovery of a shallow grave right inside the suspect’s house.
When the grave was dug, the decomposing body of the victim was discovered and it was at this point that the suspect confessed killing the deceased and took possession of the #530,000 on her.
He confessed further that he used a club to hit her on the head, which led to her death and subsequently buried her in his house, in order to conceal the crime.
Confirming the incident , the state Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the body of the woman had been deposited at the mortuary for post mortem, while the Commissioner of Police, Iliyasu, had directed the SCIID to expedite action into the investigation in order to arraign the suspect before a court of competent jurisdiction as soon as possible.