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Alleged killer of his lover in Edo state arrested by the Police.

Written by Solomon King okah

A bricklayer of about twenty-three years was arrested by the police force for killing his old lover of about forty-six years and as well, raping her corpse.

The culprit Adebayo Kingsley ,who hails from Ibillo in Akoko-Edo LGA of Edo state, is said to have killed his victim, a widow and mother of four children, Rosemary Ifeoma.

The victim; Rosemary Ifeoma ,who hails from Orogun in Ughelli North LGA of Delta state was said to die from “the force of the strike sheet suffered”. 

Adebayo Kingsley was initially accused of pouncing on  Rosemary’s  youngest son Samuel who stays with her, before attacking her and raping her corpse after her demise , not knowing that her son only passed out temporarily.

It was during the early hours of the morning when her son regained consciousness that he ran to the neighbors and told them what has transpired during the previous night.

After his treatment,he led the police and others to the place where the culprit was working.The culprit on sighting them ran away in an attempt to escape but was caught and arrested by the police.

When caught and confronted, the culprit confessed the crime but clearly stated the following:

  •  That he didn’t hit the victims with a log.
  • That his lover died in the course of an argument.
  • That she wanted him to help her out with cement to do a caravan.
  • That he was asked to leave the house when do couldn’t agree.
  • He actually left but lost his way and  strayed back by mistake.
  • He entered through the fence andsand walked into their room as the gate had been locked.
  • The victims son brought out a knife and threatened to stab him.
  • In self-defense, that He rushed and pushed the victims son after which the thirteen years old boy fell down,hit his head and passed out.
  • That the victim came after him and held and in a quest to free himself he pushed her and she fell as well by mistake,hit her head on the ground and ,blood was gushing out from her head .
  • That in fear, he took the boy to his room and laid him on his bed.
  • That he didn’t sleep with or rape the victim, neither did he hit anybody with a log .

This event is said to have happened in Darlington Ogbeifun street ,off Ogbekan Village Road,Ugbor in Oredo LGA, Edo state.

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