Just in: Police re-arrest fleeing Oyo serial killer, Sunday Shodipe


The fleeing serial killer in Oyo State, Sunday Shodipe, has been re-arrested today at Iwo Road axis in Ibadan.

Shodipe is the prime suspect in the series of ritual killings at the Akinyele Local government Area of the state where he had allegedly killed no fewer than five residents.

The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Mr Olugbenga Fadeyi, confirmed  the arrest to journalists.

Our correspondent gathered that it was an Herculean task before the suspect was arrested as it reportedly took concerted efforts of the vigilance groups and other law enforcement agents.

Recall when the news filtered out that the suspectedserial killer had escaped from custody in questionable circumstances, it drew outburst from residents and even outside the state.

However, the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, had dispatched additional investigative team to Oyo State, including crack detectives to track down the fleeing serial killer.



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