The Lagos state police command said six suspects who has questions to answer over the murder of One kayode Olorunroba (35), with a resident located at werewere street, Alagbado in the state are in its custody.
The Lagos state Police Public Relation officer Sp Muyiwa Adejobi, who gave this hint in a statement said; the shooting and killing took place on 11th of September, 2020 at Avid sharwama spots, Alagbado area in the state.
He said those arrested in the course of investigation include one chimezie Ameachi, the owner of the sharwama spot, okikiola kazeem, the deceased friend and suspect, Olayinka oyedokun, manager at of AVID bar, femi victor, Taiwo morokola and Omole wasiu.
The PPRO said the Deceased had an altercation at the spot with another customer, who is now at large and that after the shooting, kayode’s friend and witness, one okikiola Kazeem, who had earlier called the deceased (kayode) to join him at the shawama spot had refused to report the incident to the police, but rather took the deceased to a herbalist in ogun state where they extracted the pellets.
Olumuyiwa said the star witness (Okikiola kazeem) later took kayode (deceased) to his brothers house at ipaja Area, lagos state where he gave up the ghost.
As follow up to the incident, the commissioner of police, Lagos state CP Hakeem Odumosu, directed that police detectives be mobilized and hunt for the other suspect linked to the killing adding that those arrested are already giving useful information that can assist the police in the investigation
The commissioner of police, Lagos state, CP Hakeem Odumosu has ordered the state Criminal investigation Department with location in panti, yaba to take over the case for discreet investigation, while he reiterates his commitment to get Lagos state rid of crimes and criminality with the support of all and sundry in the state