The Police have arrested a Beninois teenage housekeeper (name withheld) who allegedly attempted to kill a 93-year-old woman by adding a substance suspected to be sniper insecticide to her tea.
The Spokesman for the Lagos State Police Command, DSP Bala Elkana, confirmed the arrest to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday.
He said that the suspect was employed by the daughter of the nonagenarian, Madam Christiana Ogunshina.
According to him, the alleged incident occurred on Saturday at 11 Ajayi St., Mende, Maryland, Lagos State.
The spokesman said that the old woman lived in same building with her daughter, who always instructed the housekeeper to stay with her mother anytime she went to work.
According to him, the employer lived downstairs while her mother lived upstairs…