A bouncer, Francis Utuedor, is in police custody for allegedly stabbing a teenage boy, Oghenemaro Eriana, to death at a wedding reception at Wetland Hotel in Mofor, Udu Local Government Area of the state on Saturday, September 25.
Sources said the secondary school student had attempted to pick up some naira notes being sprayed on the dancing couple and the bouncer stabbed him.
The deceased with his mother, who lived along Kolokolo Street in Udu Road are neighbors of the groom and the incident happened two months after they had lost an older son.
Spokesperson of the Delta State Police Command, DSP Bright Edafe, who confirmed the incident said the suspect has been apprehended.
“It happened at Wetland Hotel. The suspect is in our custody.” Edafe stated.