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Members of the Nigerian Police in Lagos State has arrested one Tanko Abdulateef.

The 22 years old Tanko allegedly [neutralized] his employer, Mrs. Mabel Mba Okafor in Lagos last month and baled to Bali, Taraba State.

Tanko had ripped the stomach of his victim, collected valuable items from her and fled.

He made away with three phones, jewelries, trinket, clothes and money. Some of the items were found on him when he was arrested.

Police Public Relation Officer of Lagos State, Dolapo Badmos, confirmed Tanko’s arrest.

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According to Badmos, “On August 17, 2016, Mrs. Mabel Mba Okafor aged 50 of No J68B, Close 9, Victoria Garden City (VGC), Ajah was [neutralized].

“Policemen went there and discovered that the house had been ransacked and a lot of properties carted away.

“The woman had a House guard but the guard was nowhere to be found.

“The body of the victim was examined and we discovered she was stabbed in the stomach.

“A Decoy Team of Rapid Response Squad (RRS) swung into operation and after one week of investigation, the suspect was tracked to Bali in Taraba State.

“After about three days in Bali, they were able to recover some of the phones stolen from the victim before eventually arresting the suspect where he was hiding,” she narrated.

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Badmos later assured “There is no escape route for criminals in Lagos State.

“Any crime committed in Lagos will be unraveled.

“If you commit a crime in Lagos and run to anywhere in Nigeria, the Police in Lagos will come after you,” she said.

In the mean time, the suspect has been handed over to the State CID for further investigation.

The police says he will be charged to court at the end of investigation.

See his picture below.

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