A suspected web fraudster has been arrested over the loss of life of his twin brother at Oleh, headquarters of Isoko South Native Authorities Space, Delta State.
The suspect was reportedly discovered with a canine and the decomposing physique of his twin brother of their house at Previous Olomoro Street, Monday, Could 24, after neighbours perceived an offensive scent emanating from the flat.
The neighbours broke into the home that had been locked for days. There, they discovered the suspected Yahoo boy, sitting beside his brother’s decomposing corpse.
Although the rationale for the killing couldn’t be ascertained, eyewitnesses opined it might need been carried out for ritual functions.
A supply instructed Vanguard: “The home was locked for some days and after a while, the folks dwelling within the compound started to understand foul scent that attracted flies across the house.
“The neighbours then alerted the police on the Oleh divisional headquarters. The door was pressured open and so they discovered him sitting near the decomposing physique of his twin brother. A canine was additionally present in the home.”
The supply stated the corpse of the deceased had been deposited in a mortuary within the space whereas the suspect and his canine had been taken into custody by the police.
Confirming the incident on Wednesday, Could 26, the state Police Public Relations Officer, Mr Brilliant Edafe, stated the police had commenced investigation into the matter.
He, nevertheless, added, “For now, there isn’t a proof that it was for ritual objective. After they broke into the home, they noticed the decomposing physique and the dual brother.”