The Lagos State Police Command on Saturday said an autopsy conducted on the corpse of Ifeanyi Adeleke confirmed that the three-year-old died as a result of drowning.
The police also stated that two suspects arrested in connection with the tragic incident are still being quizzed.
“The two suspects are still with us. The autopsy has been concluded. The autopsy confirmed that he (Ifeanyi) died by drowning,” Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Benjamin Hundeyin told journalists on Saturday.
On whether the two principal suspects will be charged in court, the police spokesman said, “I don’t want to preempt that, the investigation is still ongoing.”
Hundeyin also debunked rumours that actress Eniola Badmus was arrested in connection with the case.
Reacting to the claims, Hundeyin said, “The story is false, nothing like that happened,” Hundeyin said[carousel_slide id='8496']