Reports have emerged that the serial killer of young girls in Port Harcourt, capital of Rivers State, has been identified as “Gracious David West Hope” and arrested.
The suspect was arrested based on CCTV footage from one of the hotels.
An eyewitness who knows the killer said:
“This same Gracious David West was an ex-militant and a renowned armed robber that was rehabilitated by Opm church.
“The church even helped him to secure a job in Federal university of Technology, Owerri.
He continued in perpetrating crime and he was subsequently declared wanted by the police in June 2018.
“He is now part of the serial killer syndicate responsible for the death of over 13 young females in Portharcourt.
“Indeed the lord disappointeth the devices of the crafty so that their hands cannot perform their enterprise.”
Also, a seasoned journalist and former Commissioner of Information in Rivers State and Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Mrs. Ibim Semenitari shared photos of “Gracious David West Hope” as the culprit.
In a post on her Facebook wall, Mrs. Semenitari wrote:
“This is the face of the alleged serial killer in Port Harcourt, Rivers state from the CCTV video. Facebook name: Gracious David West”.
See photos from her post below: