Lagos State Police Command said it has begun investigation into the death of one Afape Fatai, who allegedly committed suicide in his kitchen.
The command’s spokesperson, Superintendent of Police (SP) Oladapo Badmos, in a statement on Sunday, said the incident happened on Saturday [Feb. 21] at about 6 am at No. 28, Orioji Olarenwaju Close, Ijaiye in Lagos.
It stated that the deceased, whose age, marital status and occupation were not mentioned, allegedly hung himself with a rope in his kitchen.
“Police detectives from Meiran Division visited the scene, photographed and examined the corpse.
“The police later visited the scene of the crime removed and deposited the body at Ijaiye General Hospital morgue. “Investigation has commenced to know the root cause of the action, ‘’the statement said.