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Suspect confesses to the murder of Gulder Ultimate Search 2007 Winner Hector Jobarteh

Hector Jobarteh - OLORISUPERGAL

The Lagos State Police Command Federal Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) has arrested one Ismaila Adeyemi for allegedly killing the 2007 winner of the Gulder Ultimate Search, Hector Jobarteh.

Hector was shot dead at his Oko-Oba residence, new Oko-Oba in Agege area of the state on Sept. 4 shortly after he picked a sibling from the Murtala Muhammed International AirportIkeja.

According to a statement signed by the command’s Public Relations Officer (PPRO), ASP Olarinde Famous-Cole, the suspect was arrested after weeks of manhunt.

“The suspect who was arrested at Gas line, Ominiyi in Ijoko area of Ogun state confessed to the crime and other numerous crimes while other members of his gang have been arrested.

“The suspects would be charged to court after investigation is concluded.

“The command wishes to restate its commitment in partnership with members of the public and urge them to always come forward with useful information that would assist the police in discharging their duties,” Famous-Cole said.

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