Benue State Police Command has arrested two suspects in reference to the rape and homicide of a 24-year-old Joy Onoh in Makurdi, the state capital.
Onoh, a graduate of the Benue State University, Makurdi, was awaiting a call-up letter from the National Youth Service Corps, (NYSC) earlier than her tragic loss of life.
The deceased who markets garments on-line was allegedly raped and murdered by the assailants who posed as prospects and lured her to their home. Read earlier report HERE
Her corpse was recovered in a bush across the Federal Low Cost Estate, North Bank, a suburb of Makurdi final Wednesday.
According to Punch the 2 suspects had been arrested at a home near the place the stays of the deceased was discovered.
One of the sources stated the suspects had been arrested via the assistance of neighbours who gave details about their actions on the day Joy was killed.
“One other thing that gave them out was the foot steps of people that were traced to the house, you know it rained in the early hours of the day the corpse of the lady was found.” the supply stated.
It was reliably gathered that the 2 suspects had been at the moment being quizzed by the police.
The Special Assistant to the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom on Media, Agile-Bem Jabez Ordedoo, additionally confirmed the arrest of the suspects.
“The North Bank Rape and Kill. The two boys have been arrested,” he wrote.
“My good friend who reside in north financial institution referred to as me at early hours on that devoted day to tell me that the useless physique of a woman was discovered near his home
The police obtained concerned and thru the assistance of neighbors, somebody was rapidly suspected. When police arrived, certainly it rained that night time so it was simple to identify many footprints on the door step of the suspect as if a gaggle of individuals fought the earlier night time
The suspect couldn’t return the entire day till subsequent day morning the place the police picked him up searched his room and located 11 sim playing cards, in his assertion, he denied committing the crime
“A monitor was positioned on the road of the murdered woman and a second particular person ( the man on this image under was discovered because the one who referred to as the girl to carry the products to northbank) throughout interrogation the 2 accepted to have dedicated the crime. They are all in police custody for the time being.
“Watch word. Know your neighbour.”