Kwara Province Law Command, on Saturday, confirmed the arrest of a 20-year-old man, Azeez Akinloye, who allegedly killed one Akeem Lekan with cutlass in Ilorin.
The deceased and the suspect, reportedly used cutlass on each other for reasons unknown, which claimed the life of Akeem.
Spokesman of the police force command, Mr Okasanmi Ajayi, in a statement in Ilorin on Saturday, confirmed the evolution.
The suspect and the deceased are both residents of Odore area, in Ilorin, the province working capital.
According to Okasanmi, policemen swung into activeness upon the written report of a example of culpable murder at Gaa Shagari area, off Egbejila area of Ilorin and arrested Azeez Akinloye who allegedly killed Akeem with cutlass.
“Akeem was met lying in the puddle of his blood,” the statement added.
” The said Azeez Akinloye, was arrested piece the lifeless body of the victim was taken to the Surulere Full general Infirmary, Ilorin, where he was confirmed dead.
“His corpse was deposited at the infirmary for autopsy,” the spokesman stated.
He said the province Commissioner of Law, Tuesday Assayomo, has directed investigation into the matter.
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