The Lagos state police command
DSP Bala Elkana the state spokesman disclosed this at a press briefing. He said that on 5th April, 2019, a complain was received from Bola Ikupoluyi, of 16, Tunde Obitayo Street, Magodo Phase 2, Lagos, that on 4th April, 2019, at about 1900hrs, the said Monday Odey hit his colleague, Abdullahi Yinusa, with a shovel on the face and head which caused his death.
The suspect later absconded after committing the
The deceased was said to have confronted the suspect over his stealing from their boss.The deceased then threatened to report the suspect to their boss, who later sacked Monday.
Angered by his sack, the suspect later returned to the house under the guise of picking his belongings to murder the deceased with a shovel and dumped the body in a canal behind his boss’ house, before absconding.
He was later arrested in Osun state.