Oyo State Police paraded one Shagbada Erigga, 24, for killing his 30-year-old girlfriend, Happiness Winfred, in Oritoke Area Ojoo, Ibadan, Oyo State.
Reporters Without Borders briefing on the matter The State Police Commissioner (CP), Joe Nwachukwu Enwowu, announced that Erigga had been arrested after one Agu Benson had lodged a complaint on 25 June 2020 that he had seen a corpse inside a well in their compound.”
The detailed investigation by the police has led to the arrest of Shagbada Erigga, who happens to be Benson ‘s neighbor.
Happiness left her house on Sunday, June 21, 2020, but was later found dead inside a well on June 25 , 2020. However, as the Suspect Criminal has confessed to the crime, he will soon be charged to the Court, “Enwowu said.
Talking to reporters, the suspect said he targeted Happiness because she refused him sex,
Speaking to reporters, the suspect said he attacked Happiness because she denied him sex, “The killing was not intentional, the late Happiness used to be my girlfriend, but since we’ve been dating, she never let me have sex with her for once.
On the faithful day of the accident, we had a shower together, and I asked her why she had refused me sex, but she raised her voice on me, and I slapped her, and to my shock, she knocked me back, and I gave her just three blows on her mouth and another one on her face.
The only thing I learned was that she fell collapsed and died. When I found out that she died, I immediately took her body and put her inside a well in my house because I was scared and I didn’t want people to accuse me.