The Lagos State Police Command has propelled a manhunt for a man, Adekunle Adeyemi, asserted to have stabbed his neighbor , Stanley Dickson, to death in the Grammar School, Ikorodu area of the state.
Adeyemi, as of now on the run, was blamed for taking part in an extramarital entanglements with a neighbor’s better half, recognized as Chisom Onuoha, a charge which prompted a contention in the their condo.
The episode happened on Red Block Street in the Grammar School region on July 30, 2020 and was accounted for to the Ikorodu Police Division.
A police report acquired by journalist from the division noticed that there was an argument in the apartment about whether Adeyemi and Onuoha were engaging in extramarital relations with one another or not.
The police said, “A woman, Glory Dickson, came and reported that Adeyemi of the same address came to their room alleging that her husband, Stanley Dickson, told Chisom’s husband, Arinze Onuoha, that he (Adeyemi) was having an affair with his wife (Chisom).
“This led to an argument and confrontation and in the process; Adeyemi stabbed her husband with a knife on the left side of his chest. The victim was rushed to the Ikorodu General Hospital by sympathisers where he was confirmed dead. The body was brought back home. Hence the report; the action taken was that a team of detectives led moved to the scene and the victim was found already dead lying on the floor of his apartment.
“The whole compound has been deserted. On observation of the victim, marks of violence were seen on the left side of the chest and photographs taken. The corpse was evacuated to the general hospital mortuary for an autopsy.”
Supretendant of Police, Bala Elkana of Lagos State said, “We have commenced investigation into the case. We have launched a manhunt for the suspect who fled the scene immediately after the incident.”