The Ekiti State Police Command on Tuesday, arrested the mentally challenged man, who stabbed to death a traditional ruler, Oba Gbadebo Ogunsakin of Odo Oro Ekiti, in Ikole Native Authorities Space on Monday.
Spokesperson for the Command, DSP Caleb Ikechukwu, who confirmed the event, stated the suspect recognized as Omoniyi Stephen was arrested round 4.30 pm on Monday round Ajao Market in Ado-Ekiti.
“I can confirm to you that the suspect has been arrested. He has confessed to the act and our investigation continues. The matter has been transferred to the State Felony Investigation Division (SCID) for extra investigation.” he stated