A commercial bus driver has been arrested for allegedly killing his girlfriend and dumping her corpse in a neigbhour’s bathroom.

Anthony Akhimien, popularly known as DPO, was said to have killed the lady after a minor disagreement between them.

The deceased in her 30s, was said to have passed the night in the suspect’s house at 17b, Akugbe Road, close to Uwa Market, off TV Road, in Benin, Edo State on Thursday.

Residents said they heard the victim and her lover, quarreling and fighting at about 4.00am on Friday.

They alleged that following the death of the victim, her lover carried her lifeless body through the fence and deposited it inside the bathroom of a compound behind his house.

They later discovered the corpse of the lady and alerted the police at Textile Mill Road Division.

The suspect was apprehended by some soldiers who broke his door at about 3.00pm and found him inside the room and handed him over to the police.