The Police have arrested three Dowen school students over Sylvester Oromoni’s death.
GISTSMATE Media reports that the Lagos State Police Command has arrested three students out of the five who allegedly assaulted late Dowen College Student, Sylvester Oromoni.
Hakeem Odumosu, Lagos state commissioner of police confirmed the arrest on Tuesday.
Odumosi said three of the five students mentioned by Sylvester before he died are already in custody and cooperating with the police in their findings.
Although Odumosu did not give the identities of those in custody he insisted that they are key suspects.
The police boss explained that the Command is set to go for the post mortem of the body in Delta state to ascertain the cause of death.
He assured that police authorities in both Lagos and Delta State are keenly interested in the outcome of the investigation to unravel the mystery behind Sylvester’s death.
Recall that late Sylvester Oromoni had before his death named five students who beat him up in school.
The incident led to the death of the student on November 30, 2021.
Meanwhile, the Oromoni family has hired the firm of a foremost human rights lawyer and activist, Femi Falana, to prosecute its case against the institution over the death of their son.