The Ondo state police direction is at present on the trail of a harsh ex, distinguished as Deji Adenuga a.k.a. Dakar, who purportedly set eight relatives of his alienated sweetheart on fire on Adetuwo road, Igbodigo town, in the Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State on Tuesday April 23rd.
Deji was supposedly dating a young lady named Titi for some time and she as of late canceled their relationship. Irate that she was abandoning him, he went to the young lady’s family house and set the structure burning. Five of the unfortunate casualties have so far kicked the bucket from the occurrence while three others are right now getting treatment at the Trauma Center, Ondo town, Ondo State.
“What happened today (Tuesday) was stunning. The man (Adenuga) nearly cleared out a whole family early toward the beginning of today. He was furious on the grounds that the young lady (Titi) he was dating said she was not any more intrigued by the relationship. So as to manage the young lady, he poured oil in the room where all individuals from her family were dozing and set them on fire.
“He really missed his objective in light of the fact that the young lady was not in the room at the time he set the room on fire.
“Eight individuals from the family were seriously singed. Five of them have been affirmed dead, while the staying three were hurried to the Trauma Center, Ondo, where they are accepting treatment.” a source told Punch
Affirming the occurrence, the Police Public Relations Officer of the Ondo State Police Command, Femi Joseph, said the police had started examination concerning the episode.
“We are on the trail of the suspect, while examination has started into the issue. We will before long capture him,” Joseph said.