The Edo State Police Command on Wednesday stated it has arrested a middle-aged man for allegedly bathing his spouse and four-year-old son with acid.
The command’s Public Relations Officer (PRO), DSP Princewill Osaigbovo, who confirmed the arrest to NAN, nonetheless, refused to reveal his id.
Osaigbovo stated following petitions to the Edo Commissioner of Police, Mr Phillip Ogbadu, detectives swung into motion and arrested the suspect.
He was arrested whereas hiding at Ehor in Uhumwonde Native Authorities Space of the State.
Osaigbovo added that the suspect can be charged to courtroom upon conclusion of investigation.
Man bathes spouse, son with acid in Edo