Late Zainab who popularly known as Alizee and her daughter were found dead in the kitchen on Thursday, 5th April 2018.
Both Alizee’s sister and father had pointed accusing fingers to the deceased husband, Peter Nielsen from Denmark. Alizee’s father also had made a passionate cry for justice and had revealed that Nielsen had last year physically assaulted the deceased causing her to go into a coma.
In the statement released by the police, the Lagos State Police Command says the accused will be mentioned at the Yaba Magistrate court today after which a murder trial will begin.
Read the statement below:
“The Lagos State Police Command hereby notifies the general public that it had decided to take Mr Peter Nielson, the Danish man alleged to have murdered his wife Mrs Zainab Nielson and daughter, Petral Nielson to court for two counts charge of murder.
“The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State has directed that the case is charged to court based on the findings of the Crime scene detectives sent to the apartment of the Nielsons after the alleged murder was committed, the preliminary autopsy report and the result of DNA analysis carried out by forensic experts.
“He would be taken to the Yaba Magistrate Court today 11th April 2018, where the case would be mentioned and his trial for the offence of murder begins.
“Meanwhile, a duplicate copy of the murder case file has been sent to the Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP), for legal advice.
“Further development on this matter would, as usual, be communicated to members of the public.
“SP Chike Oti
“Police Public Relations Officer,
“Lagos State Police Command.”