//Suspect Arrested for the rape and murder of the University of Benin student

Suspect Arrested for the rape and murder of the University of Benin student

One of the suspects linked to the rape and murder of the University of Benin student, the late Miss Vera Uwaila Omozuwa has been arrested by the Edo state Police Command.

The 22-year-old 100 – level student was raped and killed while reading in a church in Benin City.

Spokesman of Edo Police Command, Chidi Nwabuzor confirmed the arrest while speaking to newsmen.

He said that the suspect was arrested after the deceased was rushed to the hospital and the fingerprint on the fire extinguisher she was attacked with was examined.

Nwabuzor said that Area Commander of Ikpoba Hill mobilised his men to apprehend the suspect