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Two arrested for drowning friend in Edo State

11 August 2016, 21:28

Abuja - Two people have been arrested for drowning their friend in a bath tub for allegedly stealing a cellphone in Edo State, Punch reported.

The men have been remanded at the Ebute Magistrate Court for touring and drowning their friend.

According to reports, the two had vowed to drown the deceased but to his plea, they pardoned him.

Also read: UNILAG students drown during Lagos beach party

A neighbour who is now at large has was allegedly the one behind the drowning and wanted the deceased dead.

The accused filled a bath tub full of water and dipped the deceased until he lost all consciousness.

The case has been adjourned until September.

For more on this story visit Punch


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