The lengthy arm of the regulation has caught up with a 23-year-old feminine last yr scholar of Ladoke Akintola College, Ogbomosho, Abiodun Olabisi, over the alleged homicide of his lover, Adegun Lekan.
The suspect and the deceased, a recent graduate of the establishment awaiting call-up for the Nationwide Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme, have been mentioned to be residing collectively as a ‘couple’ at Phonix Space, Stadium Street, Ogbomosho till the unlucky incident.
The Oyo State police command yesterday paraded her for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend to loss of life. Briefing newsmen on the command’s headquarter in Eleyele, Ibadan, the Oyo State Commissioner of Police, Abiodun Odude, mentioned the suspect was arrested by detectives hooked up to Owode Ogbomosho Division.
“Investigation revealed that the suspect and the deceased have been cohabiting within the regular scholar’s custom of trial marriage at Phoenix space, Ogbomoso. The incident occurred on November 21 at about 8:00p.m. following a quarrel arising from petty jealousy.
“The sufferer, a graduate of Transport Administration, was stabbed within the chest and was rushed to Bowen College Educating Hospital, Ogbomoso , however died earlier than he could possibly be attended to,” Odude mentioned, including that the kitchen knife utilized in committing the crime has been recovered and the suspect would quickly be arraigned in court docket.
A number of the different suspects paraded by the police boss embrace a five-man theft gang who makes a speciality of attacking bikes and warehouses, a bricklayer who robes scholar of Ladoke Akintola College college students’ hostels, an undergraduate social media fraudster who was nabbed for rape and a two-man armed theft gang who disguises as passengers to rob drivers.
Others are five-man infamous burglars who function in Oke-Owdode space of Ogbomosho, a driver who absconded together with his grasp’s automobile in Ibadan and arrested in Akwa-Ibom, an web fraudster putting pretend on-line adverts to defraud individuals, a fraudster who makes a speciality of acquiring cash by false pretence, amongst others.
The undergraduate social media fraudster arrested for rape is a 300-level scholar of LAUTECH and was nabbed by F-SARS. He mentioned the modus operandi of the suspect was to pose as a buddy in WhatsApp teams and different social media platforms, deceiving unsuspecting feminine victims.
“The suspect will lure his victims to his home after promising to register them in an imaginary dancing college. The suspect would then prowl on his victims whom he would rape mercilessly beneath duress after which threaten to blackmail them with the intention to discourage them from reporting to the police.”
“On October 20, the suspect lured a feminine scholar of LAUTECH, Omolara, to his home in Agbala Daniel space, Ogbomoso and sexually battered her,”Odude mentioned, including that he was arrested by operatives of the particular unit after the sufferer lodged a report back to the police.Objects restoration from the suspect embrace kitchen knife, an iron rod and a few charms.
Talking on the hassle of the command to make sure a secure yuletide and a crisis-free election interval, Odude mentioned: “The command has begun an unprecedented onslaught on prison components within the state, depleting their ranks via intelligence-based raid of recognized prison hideouts and intensive automobile patrol of entry and exit level within the state.
“The clampdown on prison components shall be sustained past the yuletide and the overall election durations. That is to make sure the sustainability of the relative peace at the moment being loved in addition to to create an environment conducive for the voters, candidates, INEC workers and different contributors concerned within the electoral course of.”