A leader of Tiv Community in Opeji, Ogun State, Jonathan Tsekar, has been arrested for killing a police corporal, Gbenga Adeboyejo over N120,000, and burying him in a shallow grave. .
It was gathered that the suspect and the victim were engaged in a charcoal business before the relationship turned sour. .
The Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Illiyasu, yesterday led his men to exhume the corpse of the victim buried by the suspect in a shallow grave at Opeji village. .
Illiyasu disclosed that the suspect allegedly committed the murder on November 24, 2018. .
The CP quoted the community leader to have confessed that he killed the police corporal by “hitting a heavy plank on his head” in order not to refund the N120,000 he collected from the deceased.