Suspected killers of Mr Omon Iyoha Osobase, has led Edo State police command to exhume the corpse of the late lawyer from the place where it was deposited by the killer gang.
According to the Police, Osobase who was a lawyer by profession was killed by some gang members early in May 2020 after he attempted to settle a quarrel between the said gang members and another party at a bar in Benin City.
Following his interference in the dispute he was subsequently beaten up and taken away in a vehicle to the spot where he was killed and buried by the gang.
The police said it arrested some suspects who confessed to killing the lawyer, adding that the suspects thereafter led the police team to the shallow grave near the house of one of the suspects where Mr Osobase was buried.
Experts from the central hospital in Benin city exhumed the body and have taken it to the hospital’s mortuary for autopsy.