Officers of the Aba State Police Command have arrested a landlord,identified as Ogbonnaya Igwe for allegedly shooting dead his tenant, Ijeoma Chibuzo.
This was confirmed by the state police public relations Officer , Geoffrey Ogbonna, who said the victim’s body was deposited in an undisclosed mortuary within the city.
He also said although investigation into the matter was still ongoing, preliminary investigation showed that the suspect and the victim were having issues bothering on finance.
Igwe, who resides at Plot 22, Obohia Road, Aba and the deceased are indigenes of Item in the Bende Local Government Area of the state.
Another police source said it took the intervention of a combined security team from the Counter-Terrorism Unit and others that were deployed in Obohia to stop angry mob from setting the suspect’s building ablaze.
Source: ( Linda Ikeji )