Delta State Police command arrested two men for allegedly killing a motorcycle rider, Sunday Ofishe, and burying his remain in a shallow grave in Mosogar, Ethiope West local government area of the state on January 14th.
The state Commissioner of Police, Mohammed Hafiz Inuwa, confirmed the incident saying;
“The man happened to be a cyclist, so those suspects waylaid him, killed him and disposed him of his motorcycle. They later took the motorcycle to sell in Oghara with a bid to dispose of it. That was how we got them”.
Speaking on the sad incident, daughter of the deceased, Miss Eloho Ofishe said
“He normally comes in the evening before leaving again, but when he did not return, we knew something was wrong on the 15th, the next day I reported the issue to the vigilante chairman, it was he who took me to the main station at Mosogar where I reported the case, they. ( the Police) reached out to other Police stations ” she narrated, crying profusely.
Investigations by the police led to the arrest of the two suspects who were in the process of disposing his motorcycle. They confessed to killing the deceased and led the Police to a shallow grave where the corpse was exhumed.