The FCT Police Command has arrested an Oputa Vitus for the murder of personnel from the Abuja Electrical Distribution Company (AEDC), which was attacked on Tuesday and stabbed with a knife by the suspect in Pasali, Kabusa.
The arrest was the result of an emergency call that was received in the Kabusa division on Monday, February 25, 2020 at approximately 2:44 p.m. that the accused, armed with a knife, inflicted serious injuries on two AEDC employees who were sent to the community with official assignment.
The knife has been found as an exhibition. As a result of the incident, a 50-year-old staff of Ibrahim Garba Haji of AEDC, who was stabbed to the chest, was declared dead in the hospital where he was rushed for medical help. In the meantime, the second victim is still admitted to the hospital.
DSP Anjuguri Manzah, spokesperson for the command, confirmed the arrest and said the police have started a discreet investigation into the unfortunate incident and that the suspect is being brought to justice after the investigation.