A 22-year-old man has been arrested by men of the Enugu Police Command for killing his Sugar Mummy and attempted selling her car.
In a statement by the Command’s Police Public Relations Officer, DSP DANIEL NDUKWE and made available to the Nigeria Police Radio, 99.1FM, Abuja, the suspect was arrested by Detectives serving in the Homicide Section of the State CID Enugu, working with Police Operatives in Imo Police Command.
According to the statement, investigation revealed that the suspect and his cohort at large, had in the morning hours of 1st November, 2022 conspired and went to the house of the victim, attempted to make away with her Toyota Corolla key, which she resisted.
Sensing her determination, the suspect and others at large tied her hands, legs and mouth with clothes; locked her inside of the house and made away with the car.
The victim’s decomposing body was, however, found in the said apartment at Meniru, Awkunanaw, Enugu on 4th November 2022, after the door was forced opened by Police Operatives serving in Ikirike Police Division of the Command, following the receipt of a report that an offensive odour was oozing out of the apartment.
The Operatives evacuated the remains to the hospital, where doctors confirmed her dead and the corpse deposited in the mortuary for preservation and autopsy.
The suspect was consequently arraigned in court upon conclusion of investigation and has been remanded in Custodial Centre custody till further hearing of case.