The police has arrested a 24-year old man, Ebenezer Olorunleke, who allegedly killed his own brother in order to allegedly inherit his Motorbike alongside other items. The suspect was said to be in a three man gang.
Speaking with newsmen in Ado Ekiti on Tuesday during a parade, the Police Commissioner, Mr. Asuquo Amba, said the suspect, who hailed from Jege in Kogi State killed his brother with the aid of a knife and long screwdriver on August 29, 2019, and fled.
The commissioner said the suspect and three others invaded his brother’s home at Abe Cocoa area of Okeila and stabbed him to death and stole his red coloured Bajaj motorbike with registration number ADK 100 UJ.
Recovered from the suspect, whose accomplices are still at large are a long screwdriver, knife and Bajaj motorcycle.
“They hit him in the stomach and pierced his intestine when his wife and children were not at home. He had confessed to have committed the offence”, he said.