The death has been reported of a lady who died while allegedly making love with her suspected policeman-boyfriend in Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital.
According to reports gathered, the incident happened Wednesday night and one of the neighbours to the dead lady reported the case to the police.
The yet-to-be-identified police officer who is said to be working in Lagos but visited Ekiti to see his girlfriend, attempted to escape after the incident happened.
Confirming the development, the police spokesman in Ekiti State, Sunday Abutu said after the matter was reported at the Oke Ila Divisional Police Station, men of the command have swung into action.
“The lady died inside her room and one of her neighbours reported at our office at Oke Ila in Ado Ekiti.
“Our detectives immediately visited the house and saw the lifeless body of the lady. The body has been evacuated and taken to the morgue of the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital,” he stated.
On the suspect, Abutu added that he has been arrested and detained in police custody. He, however, added that the identity of the man in question and his profession remained sketchy.
“We are yet to know whether he is a policeman or not. Let us wait for the outcome of our investigation, it will reveal all that,” Abutu said.