Woman held for ‘dumping’ accident victim’s body on the road




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Operatives of the Lagos Command have arrested one Anita Harrison over the alleged mistreatment of the body of an victim, Nofiat Idowu.

Harrison, the said, allegedly knocked the deceased with her Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) on March 3 at Ikeja and eventually dumped her corpse along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway after she was confirmed at a hospital she was rushed .

Parading the suspect Monday, of (CP) Hakeem Odumosu said her action was inhuman, considering the fact that she drove past more five stations where she could have herself in a case of Road Traffic .

He said the suspect would be charged court for the offences committed, adding that police investigation would reveal if there was intent commit murder.


The Nation gathered that Harrison was arrested following the ingenuity of the hospital where she rushed the victim . It was gathered that the hospital had taken pictures of her vehicle and the body when it was brought in without her knowledge.

Similarly, the command said it arrested seven suspects over the murder of a Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) , Segun Obazu, at Anthony Bus Stop last week.

He identified the suspects as Alaba Adepoju, 44, Ayodele Yusuf, 25, Yusuf Waris, 21, Oladele Adejobi, 32, Ridwan Ramonu, 25, Babalola Femi, 23, and Ayomide Oyeniyi, 28.

“The case is under investigation at the State CID, Panti, Yaba and the suspects soon be charged to court,” he said.

The Nation