The operatives of Delta State police command have apprehended a suspected yahoo boy for allegedly killing his twin brother for ritual purposes, the suspect was found in his apartment alongside the decomposing corpse of his twin brother. The spokesperson for the state police command confirmed this incident to the news men in his statement.
The spokesperson for the command further revealed that the suspect’ s arrest was prompted following a call that was received from other residents in the compound, one of the interviewed resident who pleaded anonymity told the police that they were perceiving an unpleasant smell from the direction of the suspect’ s apartment, some of them decided to go and check what was going on, it was said that they knocked on the suspect’ s door but he didn’ t respond, the smell kept on escalating and becoming unbearable, this was when the neighbors decided to contact the police after which operatives were sent to the apartment which the smell came from and forced the door open, the suspect was found sitting beside the decomposing corpse of his twin brother.
The suspect was immediately apprehended and taken into custody while the decomposing corpse of his twin brother was transported to the state’ s general hospital’ s mortuary by medical teams. However, the identities of both the victim and his brother (the suspect) is yet to be made known publicly as the police is still conducting further investigations,” immediately investigations is complete, details about the suspect and the victim will be made known”, the spokesperson said.
Be informed that the police hasn’ t confirmed if the purpose of the suspect murdering his brother is for ritual purposes, the operatives are still interrogating him to uncover the purpose for his act, however, no vital information has been extracted from the suspect so far.