The Ondo State Police Command has arrested a 23-year-old girl, Iyabo Julius, for allegedly conniving along with her lover, Adedayo Sunday, to rob and kill a motorcyclist, Suleuman Azeez.
The incident was mentioned to have occurred within the 12/12 space of Ore within the Odigbo Native Authorities Space of the state.
The police additionally arrested one Jeremiah Monday over the crime.
Parading the suspects on the police headquarters, Alagbaka Akure, the state Commissioner of Police, Mr Bolaji Salami, mentioned the deceased was Iyabo’s former boyfriend and he or she requested the brand new lover to kill him to make it simple for them to get married.
The police boss mentioned, “One Suleiman Azeez, 25, a industrial motorcyclist, left house for his every day bread along with his Bajaj bike however didn’t return house. His physique was later present in a pool of blood across the 12/12 space Odigbo through Ore.
“The case was subsequently transferred to the Particular Anti-Theft Squad, Akure. Upon discreet investigation, detectives trailed the suspects, one Adedayo Sunday, 25, and Jeremiah Monday, 20, each of Odigbo through Ore, who have been arrested the place they’d gone to promote the stolen bike.
“On interrogation they confessed to the crime and mentioned the previous girlfriend of the deceased, one Iyabo Julius, 23, who’s now Adebayo’s lover, requested them to rob her former boyfriend of his bike and equally kill him in order that she and her new lover may get married.”
The commissioner defined that primarily based on the confession of the suspect, detectives arrested Iyabo.
The police boss additionally paraded 20 different suspects for allegedly being concerned in crimes similar to theft, cultism and kidnapping, whereas some weapons have been recovered from them.
The gadgets recovered from the suspects embody a Toyota Corolla automobile, one TVS bike and the sum of N231,000.
Salami mentioned all of the suspects would quickly be charged.