Tina Essi, a landlady’s daughter in Ikorodu, Lagos state, has been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command for the alleged murder of Christian Akparie, a 49-years-old man who’s one of the tenants living in Tina’s mom’s apartment, at No 26 Orijamogun Street, Oreyo, Ikorodu, Lagos state.
In a statement released by the Lagos State Police Command, CSP Ademuyiwa Adejobi, explained that deceased had earlier had an argument with Tina Essi, the landlady’s daughter over the payment of electricity bill, on the 31st of January, 2021. CSP Ademuyiwa mentioned that the argument led to a fight that caused that gave the deceased some severe injuries, that later led to his death on the 6th of February, 2021, at 7am, while he was been rushed to the hospital for medical attention.
He said, ”After the fight, the deceased had continually suffered severe pains but unfortunately, on Saturday 6th February 2021 at about 7am while the deceased was being rushed to the General Hospital, Ikorodu, he gave up the ghost.
The police operatives attached to Ikorodu Division of the command were contacted and they arrested the suspect immediately. The Commissioner of Police has ordered that the suspect be transferred to the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, SCIID, Panti for thorough investigation. The suspect is presently cooling her feet at the State CID, Panti, Yaba.”.
The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, has thereby urged the family of the deceased to remain calm, as investigation is currently ongoing and that he’ll ensure that Justice is served.