The Ondo State Police command have arrested a suspected arsonist, Deji Adenuga, who allegedly set ablaze eight members of his estranged girlfriend’s family.Five of them died.
It turns out this isn’t his first time as he was serving a death sentence in 2012 for killing his wife.However,he escaped prison in 2013.
Police spokesperson Femi Joseph confirmed Adenuga’s arrest to reporters in Akure, the Ondo State capital.
Adenuga was arrested in Ijebu Ode under the Brid, Ogun State, according to the police spokesman.
It was learnt that Adenuga was one of the inmates that escaped at Olokuta Prison during the 2013 jail break.
He was sentenced to death in 2012 after killing his wife.
He had set members of his estranged girlfriend’s family ablaze after she called it quits .She was not in the room when he committed the arson but slept in another room that night .