Police in Edo state, Nigeria has arrested a 16-year outdated houseboy, Zakaria Chiahemba, for allegedly killing his boss, 51-year-old Rejoice Odogwu, and stealing her belongings at her residence , 25, Osazuwa Road, Oluku in Ovia North East Native Authorities Space of Edo State.
Parading the suspect earlier than newsmen, the state commissioner of police, Babatunde Kokumo, stated Zakaria used an axe, cutlass and persist to kill his boss and afterwards carted away together with her cash, cellphone and jewelries and fled the scene after the incident. The search for him yielded end result on Friday November 23rd when he was apprehended in Taraba state.
When paraded earlier than newsmen, Zakaria denied killing his boss, claiming that some prospects of the deceased had stormed their residence on the day of the incident and attacked her, after saying that her telephones was stolen at her store.
Chief of police stated the suspect will be arraigned in courtroom instantly investigation into the matter has been concluded.