Police have arrested a fleeing housemaid of the alleged killer of Lucky Igbinedion’s mother.
Glamtush reports that the Edo State Police Command has arrested a housemaid, Dominion Okoro in connection with the ‘murder’ of Madam Maria Oredola Igbinedion, mother of a former Governor of Edo State, Chief Lucky Igbinedion.
This online platform recalls that the 85-year-old woman was allegedly strangled to death by the suspect at her residence in Ugbor, GRA, Benin-City, the State capital.
It was further learnt that the maid who hailed from Cross River state, ransacked the deceased’s home for her jewelry, money, and carted them all away after she allegedly killed her.
According to crime correspondent Festus Alenkhe, the suspect was arrested on Tuesday, December 15, in Calabar, the capital of Cross River state, by a combined tactical team of the Nigerian Police.
She is currently being held at the Edo State Police headquarters in Benin City.