The Ondo State Police Command said, on Tuesday, that its operatives have apprehended a masquerader and one of his followers for allegedly stabbing a 30-year-old man to death.
Mr Olugbenga Adeyanju, the Police Commissioner in the state, revealed to journalist that the he incident to place during a festival in Akure.
According to him, the masquerader, Olu Olowokere and his 75 year-old follower, Adaramola Ajuloko reportedly stabbed the victim, one Femi Makanjuola to death when refused to give them money.
“On Oct. 6, a 33-year-old Seun Makanjuola of Adu Memorial, off Saint Francis Grammar School Gaga, Akure reported at ‘B’ Division Police Station that his younger brother was stabbed to death for refusing give masquereder and his follower money.
“The masquerder, Olowokere, and one Adaramola Ajuloko were arrested while one Deji Dada of Jeje Street, Danjuma and Sunday Adaramola of Olorunsogo Street, Gaga,Akure are still at large,” he said.
The Police boss added that the suspects will be arraigned to court upon the conclusion investigation into the case.