It was a black Friday for Isoko North Local Government Council in Delta State as a suspected internet fraudster allegedly crushed to death, the councillor representing Oyede Ward, Hon. Malaka Kelvin Efe.
The incident happened along Oruamudu road in front of the Delta State High Court in Ozoro Community, according to Dailypost.
It was learnt that the suspected Yahoo boy immediately zoomed off the scene of incident for fear of not being lynched by angry mob.
The remains of the serving Peoples Democratic Party, PDP’s Councillor have been deposited at the mortuary in Ozoro.
Contacted, the Delta State Commissioner of Police, CP Adeyinka Adeleke in a telephone chat with our correspondent confirmed the report.
CP Adeleke said, “It is true and investigation has commenced. The matter is before the Area Command in Ozoro. But if you have other information, you can still help us.”
The Isoko North Council Chairman, Hon. Emmanuel Egbabor, also confirmed the report saying, “Yes, one of my Councillors died today. The boy, who killed him and ran away, was later arrested by the Police. He is a Yahoo boy.”