The Benue State Police Command has arrested one suspect in reference to the brutal homicide of Eunice Aghanya, spouse of former retired Deputy Inspector Normal of Police (DIG), Ibezimako Aghanya.
LIB reported that the businesswoman was hacked to dying by unknown assailants at her residence, behind Kismet Lodge, off David Mark Bye-pass, on Friday, March 12.
Spokesperson of the command, DSP Catherine Anene, who confirmed the newest growth in an announcement on Sunday, March 14, stated the suspect is being questioned by police officers.
Anene stated the Commissioner of Police, Audu Madaki ordered a full-scale investigation into the killing by the command’s Legal Investigation Division, including that her physique had been deposited at Bishop Murray Hospital Morgue, Makurdi.
“Police detectives who acquired the report that she was lacking swiftly moved to her home the place she resides alone behind her bakery. Her automotive was seen parked in entrance of her gate and her fence damaged into however her doorways have been locked,” Anene said.
“Her lifeless physique was discovered mendacity in a pool of blood with a deep minimize on the pinnacle.One of many suspects is presently in custody and we’re making all efforts to make sure that the others are apprehended and made to face the legislation,” she added.
Chatting with The Nation, the previous Benue State Commissioner of Police stated that his spouse was killed by thieves as a result of she acknowledged them.
“My daughter known as her; the cellphone rang however she didn’t choose so I joked with my daughter, saying, “Don’t thoughts Mummy, it’s as a result of she promised and failed to provide you what she promised. That’s why she is just not choosing the decision,” he narrated.
“I once more known as however she didn’t choose so I suspected one thing was mistaken. I suspected kidnappers so I despatched a textual content message to her cellphone, saying, In case you are kidnapped inform them to name me I’m able to pay ransom, I cannot report back to police.”