A mentally deranged man known as Badejo Adewale has been captured by the Lagos State Police Command, for setting an occupant of Surulere on fire subsequent to pouring oil on him.
The consume unfortunate casualty, Bolatito Kadara who was set on fire at Hogan Bassey Street in Surulere was apparently hurried to Lagos Island General Hospital where he is recovering.
Badejo was captured after the sister of the person in question, Miss Adeola Kadara announced the episode at Surulere Police Station.
Lagos State Police Spokesperson, Bala Elkana who affirmed the episode, said all endeavors to meet the suspect was failed as he didn’t express a word.
“The unfortunate casualty has been taken to the Lagos Island General Hospital and he is recovering.
“He said something to the police and described how Adewale, the intellectually unsettled man, poured petroleum on him and lighted it.
“The police stretched out their examinations to the Psychiatric Hospital, Yaba, where the suspect is conceded.”
Bala additionally unveiled that examination concerning the occurrence is as yet continuous.