The Plateau state Police Command has apprehended the runaway ritual killer suspect in Rivers state, Ifeanyi Dike.Recall that twenty-three year old undergraduate of the University of Port Harcourt, Ifeanyi Dike killed eight-year-old Victory Chikamso Mezu and removed her body parts for ritual.
He escaped from the custody of the State CID in Port Harcourt after being paraded at the Police Headquarters.
A policeman, Sergeant Johnbosco Okorinize is in prison custody for the escape.
There is serious jubilation at the Rivers State police headquarters when the state CID commander broke the news few minutes ago.
The Commissioner of Police in the state Zaki Ahmed confirmed that the suspect was nabbed in Jos, Plateau State by men of Special Anti-Robbery Squad in the state in the early hours of today and is currently under secure arrest.
The suspect allegedly broke into the home of an unnamed resident and stabbed him in what appears to be a robbery incident.
The Rivers command is currently working with its counterpart in Jos to bring him back to Port Harcourt to face the law.