- A police source says the CCTV footage obtained from the residence of Bilyamin Bello shows the moment the deceased was rushed to the hospital
- Anjuguri Manzah, the spokesman for the command confirms the arrest of the private guards at the residence of Bello
The CCTV footage in the residence of Bilyamin Bello, the son of a former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chairman who was allegedly stabbed by his wife, Maryam Sanda, has been obtained by the Abuja police command.
The command has also arrested three private security guards who were stationed at the premises when the alleged stabbing of Bello occurred, the Punch reports.
An anonymous police source, who confirmed the retrieval of the CCTV footage, indicated that the clips show the last moments the deceased.
“We have been able to obtain the footage and it shows the suspect and three private security guards conveying him unto a vehicle from where he was rushed to a hospital,” the source said.
The newspaper gathered that Bello was rejected by two hospitals before he was finally pronounced dead.
Similarly, Anjuguri Manzah, the spokesman for the command confirmed the arrest of the private guards at the residence of Bello.
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He said: “I know that some suspects have been arrested, but I don’t know their identity. I can’t confirm that the CCTV footage has been obtained, but it may be part of evidence gathering to assist in investigation.”
NAIJ.com had earlier reported that Bilyamin Bello, the son of the former chairman of the PDP was allegedly stabbed to death in his home by his wife, Maryam Sanda over allegation of infidelity.
The couple who got married two years ago and had a daughter together reportedly got into an argument after Sanda found a text message on her husband phone.
According to a report by Punch, Maryam stabbed her husband in the neck and chest while he slept in the bedroom at their home in Maitama, Abuja.
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