Larian Oshomah Edemode, a former student of Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State, has been arrested, after allegedly ramming into his girlfriend, Patience Adibe, with his car in front of their flat in Benin, leading to her death.
The incident was said to have occurred on February 11, 2020, three days to valentine’s day.
“They had gone out with the car together and returned to drop the items they bought.
“The car was scratched and the boyfriend wanted to go fix it but patience insisted on going out with him.
“They had a slight argument and he allegedly rammed into her . She was rushed to the hospital an hour later when she was pronounced dead.
“The boyfriend had tried to run away but was held down by the chief security of the hospital and the police were invited,” Within Nigeria quotes a source close to the deceased as saying.
Edemode was arrested and taken to Ekpoma zone 5 police station for further questioning.
Adibe was a graduate of Ambrose Alli Univeristy as well, and awaiting her result, which was reportedly released on the day she died.