The Police in Ogun said it arrested one Wasiu Adegbenro, a trailer driver, for allegedly killing a tricycle rider, Oseni Semutu during a fight.

The command’s Public Relations Officer (PPRO), ASP Abimbola Oyeyemi, who confirmed the arrest, said the incident took place at Tipper Garage along Abeokuta-Lagos Expressway on Friday, NAN reports.

Oyeyemi said that fight broke out between the duo which resulted in Semutu’s death.

“In the course of the fight, Adegbenro gave Semutu a hard blow, he fell down and blood gushed out of his nose and mouth.

“Semutu was taken to a nearby hospital where he was confirmed dead by the doctor on duty,’’ the PPRO said.

He further revealed that the trailer and the tricycle have been taken to Sango-Ota Police Station.

Oyeyemi said the OgunCommissioner of Police, Mr Edward Ajogun, has directed that the suspect be transferred to the homicide department, Eleweran in Abeokuta for further investigation.

Police arrest trailer driver for killing tricycle rider in Ogun

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