Lagos State Police arrested a young woman identified as Esther Paul, pictured above, for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend, Sadiq Owolabi Dahiru, to death at Oba Amusa Street Agungi, Lekki in the early hours of today 20 November.
According to police sources, the deceased’s father-in-law, Kazeem Obafunso, reported to the Ilasan police station that Esther had stabbed his 21-year-old son-in-law. Police officers were drafted to the scene where they moved the deceased to Evercare Hospital in Lekki Phase 1 where he was confirmed dead by doctors.
Esther was immediately arrested while the knife she allegedly used to commit the crime was recovered. The body of the deceased was deposited at the IDH morgue in Yaba for preservation and autopsy.