The senator representing Kogi West, Dino melaye have finally surrendered to the police on Friday.
The Police Investigation Team had since 28thDecember, 2018 arrived the residence of Senator Dino Melaye with a duly obtained Warrant of Arrest to effect his arrest to answer to a case of Criminal Conspiracy and Attempted Culpable Homicide against him under investigation in the Kogi State Police Command.
Senator Melaye has since been evading police arrest and vowed to remain in his hideout.
The Police Investigation Team however cordoned off the building and continued to be in wait for eight days for the Senator to obey the law and surrender himself for arrest.
While the Police Investigation Team was waiting, Senator Dino Melaye granted an interview monitored on Television Stations claiming that he was not in Abuja, the police spokesperson, Jimoh Moshood said in a statement.
Moshood said the claim eventually was discovered to be completely false as Senator Dino Melaye surrendered to the waiting Police Investigation Team yoday at his residence in Abuja at about 3 pm.
“Senator Dino Melaye is currently in Police custody for investigation, and subsequently, taken to Police hospital, Abuja for medical attention and he is in stable condition.
” Investigation into the case of criminal conspiracy and attempted culpable homicide against him is on-going.
” The case will be taken to court on completion of investigation. ” Moshood said.