Operatives of Lagos Police Command have detained one Anita Harrison for mistreating the body of an accident victim, Nofiat Idowu.
The police revealed that she allegedly knocked the deceased with her Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) on March 3rd at Ikeja and eventually dumped her corpse along Lagos-Ibadan expressway after she was confirmed dead at a hospital she was rushed to.
Commissioner of Police (CP) Hakeem Odumosu declared her action as inhuman, considering the fact that she drove past more than five police stations where she could have reported herself in a case of Road Traffic menace.
He added that the perpetrator would be charged to court for the offences committed, adding that police investigation would reveal if there was a murder intent.
TheNation reported that Harrison was arrested following the ingenuity of the hospital where the victim was taken to.
However, it was revealed that the hospital officials had taken pictures of her vehicle and the body without her knowledge.