A photo of the suspected Port Harcourt serial killer identified as Gracious David West eating a bowl of rice with a bottle of water by his side has angered Nigerians.
Gracious David West, who was arrested for the murder of numerous women in hotels in Port Harcourt and Imo state, was paraded by the police.
While being paraded, he was pictured having a meal. This is an unusual occurrence for anyone arrested by the Nigerian Police for a crime.
At first, people had expressed concern that he wasn’t in handcuffs, considering the extent of the crime he is accused of.
Now, with the emergence of a photo of him being treated to a sumptuous meal. Livid Nigerians are stating that there’s more to the story than meets the eye and they are demanding answers.
See the tweet below:
Read some reactions garnered from social media below:
In the video shared by the police, the suspect confessed to the killings.
He said he met his last victim at a club and after they agreed on a payment, they left the place together to a hotel.
The suspect said he and the victim ate and slept but that in the early hours of the morning, he brought out a knife and threatened to kill her with it if she shouted.
David West said when she saw the knife, she calmed down out of fear and allowed him to tie her two hands behind her back before strangulating her.
Watch the video below:
Confession of a serial killer pic.twitter.com/aatiOdj969
— Nigeria Police Force (@PoliceNG) September 19, 2019