Abuja - The Lagos State Police have confirmed that they are currently on a manhunt for a suspect who allegedly killed his girlfriend on Christmas Day, Punch reports.
The suspect, identified only as Sunday, allegedly stabbed his girlfriend, Cecilia Joseph, in the neck and stomach on before fleeing scene.
Neighbors who reported the matter to officials, revealed that the woman was found dead when police arrived at the deceased's residence.
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A resident in the area disclosed that the two were living together for several months before the incident took place.
The case has since been transferred to the Homicide Section of the State Department of Criminal Investigation in Yaba, where an investigation remains underway.
In addition, the case has also been reported to the International Police, as the suspect is believed to have fled to the Benin Republic.
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