28-year-old Taddues Jaja, has been arrested following the reported death of one Lorren; identified as the girlfriend to LT.Abubakar Yahaya Yusuf a serving personnel with the Nigerian Navy in his official quarters in Borikiri, Port-Harcourt and the subsequent disappearance of the Naval Officer.
The suspect who killed the poisoned the naval officer, was arrested by operatives of the IGP-Intelligence Response Team who swung into immediate action with the aid of Technical intelligence and unrelenting follow-up.
Giving a graphic confessions on how he murdered Lorren the girlfriend of the Naval Officer, the suspect said it occurred during an argument and that In a bid to cover up his crime, he also murdered the unsuspecting officer by poisoning his drink with an overdose of a drug named “Talen”. He added that he sent a text message with the late officer’s phone to one Joy a friend of the late girlfriend, stating that the Naval Officer had murdered his girlfriend over a dispute.
The houseboy who also disclosed that he drove the corpse of the naval officer to a forest in Ubima, showed newsmen where he burnt his lifeless body. The Carcass of the late Officer was found burnt beyond recognition, and with the aid of a pathologist, the remains were recovered and deposited at UPTH mortuary.
Exhibit recovered from the suspect include the car of the naval officer which he had already sold to a buyer in Benin city, and the Naval Officer phone he sold to another buyer in Port-Harcourt.
It was further gathered that due arrangement will be made, to enable Operatives visit the scene of crime which is the official quarters of the deceased. Few months ago, it was also reported that a gateman connived with his gang members, to kill a Retired Army Officer in Benin, whose properties they eloped with.