The Edo State Police Command has arrested one suspect in connection to the rape and gruesome murder of Vera Uwaila Omozuwa.
Uwaila, a student of UNIBEN was raped and killed while reading in a Redeemed Christian Church of God parish in Benin city, Edo State.
The spokesman of Edo police command, Chidi Nwabuzor confirmed the arrest while speaking to newsmen in Benin.
He said the suspect was arrested after the deceased was rushed to the hospital and the fingerprint on the fire extinguisher she was attacked with was examined.
Nwabuzor said the arrest was carried out by the Area Commander of Ikpoba Hill who mobilised his men to the area.