Operatives of the police command have arrested a suspect, identify as Isiaka Ayobami for the murder of one year old girl, Nana Aishat Isiaka.
Ayobami who is resident at 2 Ayo Ijaiye Stree, Isheri, was reported to have, on Saturday, forcefully seized the girl from the mother and smashed her on the ground.
The spokesman of the Lagos Police Command, DSP Bala Elkana, made the disclosure in a statement he issued on Sunday.
The statement reads in: “On 26/10/19 at about 1850 hours, one Alhaji Garuba Isiaka ‘m’ of No 7 Ayo Ijaiye Street reported at Police Station that, on the same date at about 1800hrs, while at Berger he received a phone call from his younger brother Alhaji Mohammad Isiaka that one Isiaka Ayobami ‘m’ of No 2 Ayo Ijaiye Street Isheri forcefully seized his daughter named Nana Aishat Isiaka ‘f’ 1 year old from the mother and hit her on the ground and died on the spot.
Ayobami was almost lynched by angry mobs from the area, if not for the timely intervention of the Police.
Police assured the communities that Ayobami will be charged to Court for murder as soon as investigation is concluded