Police in Ogun State, on Tuesday, 29th of May, arrested one Abiodun Idowu, 40, over the killing of his co-worker one Abimbola Hazmat, 38.
The arrest of the suspect followed a complaint by one Owolabi Moses who reported at onipanu divisional headquarters that the suspect who is a driver in his pure water factory had been disturbing the deceased who was an accountant in the same factory for love affair and the deceased had been refusing.
He stated further that on that fateful day, the deceased was alone in the factory when the suspect came in and attempted to forcefully have carnal knowledge of her.While the victim was struggling with him, he strangled her to death. On the strength of the report, the DPO onipanu division SP sangobiyi Johnson led detectives to the scene where they met the suspect unconscious.
The investigation revealed that the suspecthaving realized that he has committed a serious crime made efforts to kill himself by drinking hypo and izal.
The DPO and his men quickly rushed him to a hospital for medical attention where he was treated and discharged before being taken into custody.