A Police officer, identified as Sgt. Governor Akpoboloukeme has been arrested after stabbing his colleague to death on Thursday, November 4, 2021.
Commissioner of Police in the State, Ben Okolo confirmed the incident and that he had ordered the detention of the suspect and an investigation of the incident.
Spokesman of the state Command Mr. Asinmi Butswat, said that Sgt. Akpoboloukeme was off-duty at the time of the incident; adding that he allegedly stabbed his colleague, Sgt. Sapele Eyeridideke to death over a minor misunderstanding.
The suspect immediately fled the scene after the incident but was arrested on the East/West Road.