After allegedly stabbing a fashion designer, Daniel, to death in the Iwaya region of Lagos State, a guy named Keke and his yet-to-be-identified wife have gone into hiding.
According to reports, the fleeing suspect returned home from work when one of his neighbors alerted him that his wife and Daniel were having an affair.
Keke was alleged to have been enraged at the information and had stepped out of his apartment to confront the victim.
According to our source, Keke threatened the fashion designer with a knife before fleeing the scene and entering his residence.
According to reports, the suspect stormed inside the flat and stabbed the victim in the chest.
Daniel was rushed to a hospital where he died around 11pm on Monday.
Keke and his wife were said to have fled their home to avoid being attacked.
The state Police Public Relations Officer, CSP Adekunle Ajisebutu, confirmed the incident.
He said, “As soon as the incident was reported, police detectives attached to the Sabo division immediately visited the scene. The victim was taken to the Harvey Road Hospital, Yaba, for medical attention, but he died while being attended to.
“The body has been deposited at the Yaba Mainland Hospital’s morgue for an autopsy. Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, has directed that the case be transferred to the Homicide Section of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, for diligent investigation. He has also directed that all efforts should be made to arrest the fleeing suspect.”