Man Arrested For Allegedly Poisoning 143 Bags Of Garden Eggs

man arrested for poisoning garden eggs
man arrested for poisoning garden eggs

A 52-year-old man whose name was given as Okonkwo Sunday has been allegedly arrested for poisoning bags of garden eggs.

This incident reportedly occurred in Enugu State and as we speak, he is currently in the grips of the Enugu State Police Command after he reportedly emptying a can of a suspected toxic liquid substance on about 143 bags of garden eggs.

Man Arrested For Allegedly Poisoning 143 Bags Of Garden Eggs 1

Per the report, the bags of garden eggs is worth N729, 000.00.

He was arrested after a complaint was lodged at the Central Police Station and an investigation to fish out the real reasons of the suspect as well as apprehend and prosecute accomplice to the crime is ongoing at the State CID.

man arrested for poisoning garden eggs

In a statement, the Enugu State Police Command confirmed the incident saying;

“Following a report made at Central Police Station, Enugu on 08/04/2020 at about 1400hrs, Operatives of the Command attached to the Station arrested one Okonkwo Sunday, aged 52yrs, for allegedly emptying a can of a suspected toxic liquid substance on about 143 bags of garden eggs worth N729, 000.00 at Akwata sub-market of the Ogbete Main Market, Enugu. Investigation to ascertain the real motive(s) of the suspect as well as apprehend and prosecute accomplice to the crime is ongoing at the State CID.”