The police spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed said the suspect; Nwabueze Anaka was
arrested in his hideout at Onitsha.
He said, “Following intelligence report, Police detectives attached to Central Police Station
Onitsha in collaboration with Oraifite Division have arrested the murder suspect today
28/8/2019 in his hideout at Onitsha.
“Exhibits recovered from the suspect include a travelling bag and a knife reasonably suspected
to have been used in perpetrating the act.”
He said the case has been transferred to State CID Awka for discreet investigation.
It would be recalled that the 30-year old suspect, of Umunakwa Oraifite allegedly stabbed
his mother, one Grace Anaka, aged about 50 years to death and took to flight.