The Edo State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of one of the suspects linked to the rape and murder of Miss Vera Uwaila.
Recall that Vera was raped and killed by unknown persons while reading in RCCG church in Benin city.
The Spokesman of Edo Police Command, Chidi Nwabuzor who confirmed the arrest, told newsmen that the suspect was arrested after the fingerprint on the fire extinguisher that was used to attack was examined.
Nwabuzor revealed that operatives of the command arrested the suspect after the Area Commander of Ikpoba Hill mobilized his men to take action.
“The item used in the assault, which was a fire extinguisher, was recovered, immediately the operatives who were with some specialists screened the finger prints which led to our suspect.
“Around the place of the incident, the suspect was arrested,” Nwabuzor said.
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