The men of State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID) in PortHarcourt, Rivers state,Nigeria has allegedly asked parents of one Innocent Onyema who has been detained over a month in police cell to contribute money for the burial of a murder victim, one Chimezie Dike who was stabbed to death by one Henry Ekeozor on January 5th,2019 at 40B Azikiwe street Mile 2,Diobu
Mr Victor Onyema, brother to Innocent Onyema told Revelation Agents that His brother was arrested and detained by the Police on the account that his immediate elder brother was sitting in the dinking bar when Chimezie was stabbed to death and hence his elder brother must be produced before Mr.Innocent Onyema can be released
He said” He was arrested during a mass arrest by Police in the area the night Chimezie was stabbed to death alongside others”
He further said”the Investigating Police Officer is asking us to contribute money for the burial of the deceased victim before He can be released”.
Investigation by Revelation Agents indicates that Chimezie Dike was stabbed by Henry Ekeozor,the Son of Ifeoma Ekeozor the All Progressive Congress(APC) party woman leader in PortHarcourt ward 17 during an argument when the deceased victim came to paste campaign poster of Collyns Owhonda,the APC candidate for PortHarcourt Federal constituency 11 in the forth coming elections
The Spokesperson of Rivers state Police command,Nnamdi Omoni had in an interview with Journalists revealed that the prime suspect Henry Ekeozor and his mother Ifeoma Ekeozor have been arrested by the Police while their brother a Soldier whose knife was allegedly used by Henry Ekeozor to stab Chimezie Dike has been invited by the Police
Meanwhile Mr.Victor Onyema has expressed shock that despite the fact that Police has arrested the suspects,His brother who knowns nothing about the crime have been in detention over one month without court order or trial
The Spokesperson of Rivers state Police command Nnamdi Omoni did not pick several calls put across by Revelation Agents Online News neither did He respond to text messages sent to his mobile line on enquiry into the matter