The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command has arrested 3 suspects in connection with the gruesome killing of a 26-year-old, stephenie Terungwa.
Terungwa, a corp member serving in the capital city and residing in the Lokogoma area of Abuja was reportedly found dead days after she was declared missing by family members.
The deceased was declared missing after she left her residence on April 14 for her Community Development Service (CDS), wearing the Khaki uniform.
The police in a statement, signed by its spokesperson DSP Josephine Adeh on Friday said: “the suspects voluntarily stated their involvement in the perpetration of the dastardly act” after they were arrested.
Adeh said the trio was arrested by a tactical and intelligence team attached to the Homicide department of the State Criminal Investigations Department (SCID).
“The suspected trio namely; Jenifer Tsembe a 26 years old female, Monday Simon (a.k.a Black) a 36 years old male, and Solomon Abu a male of about 35 years of age, all residents of Oguta lake Maitama area of the FCT voluntarily stated their involvement in the perpetration of the dastardly act.
“The investigation is ongoing to unravel other groundbreaking facts, while effort has been doubled to apprehend the fleeing suspect(s). The suspects will be charged to court upon the conclusion of the investigation,” the police said.
He further stated that the Police will not rest on its fight until unscrupulous elements are being fished off their hideouts and flushed out of the territory as a whole.