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Police grill Sam Larry in detention

The Lagos State Police Command has grilled Samson ”Sam Larry” Balogun, a prime suspect in the death of late musician, Ilerioluwa Aloba also known as Mohbad.

According to the Punch, police investigarors questioned Larry amid the ongoing investigation into circumstances leading to the artiste’s demise.

It was learnt that the artiste promoter, who is currently detained at the Lagos State Police Headquarters, was yet to hire the services of a lawyer as of Saturday, and he may likely spend the weekend in police custody.

Lagos command spokesperson, SP Benjamin Hundeyin said the outcome of the police investigation would determine the decision to be taken on Sam Larry.

He also said he could not reveal details of the controversial socialite’s statement to the police, adding that the Commissioner of Police, Idowu Owohunwa will address the press about the development soon.

Hundeyin said; “Sam Larry is still with us. But I’m not talking about our plans yet because he’s still under investigation, hence the outcome of our investigation will determine the lifeline of our next move.

“I’m not disclosing the content of his statement yet; the Commissioner of Police will address the press over the development soon, and when the CP addresses the press, I’d be able to talk about our investigation so far.”