A 45-year old man, Isaac Akpan John, has been arrested for stabbing his neighbour, identified simply as Godwin, to death in the Ajah area of Lagos.
The suspect was said to have stabbed his neighbour during a fight following a disagreement.
It was learnt that as soon as the fight broke out, John dashed into his room and came out with a kitchen knife and stabbed the neighbour on the neck.
A witness, Mukaila, said, “Nobody knew he came back with a kitchen knife. What we saw was blood gushing out of Godwin’s neck which made him slump. He was confirmed dead in the hospital.” Spokesman of the Lagos State Police Command, Benjamin Hundeyin, who confirmed the incident, said it occurred last Thursday.
He further said, “The suspect was handed over to the police and investigation is ongoing.Follow us on social media