He fled from the law in Akwa Ibom State, but Sunday Ukpe, a suspected serial killer and kidnapper, was arrested in Lagos.
Ukpe, 33, was arrested by policemen from the Ajangbadi Division on Monday evening, with a bullet wound on his testicles.
It was gathered that Ukpe was treating his gun wounds with traditional medicine, when he was arrested by the police. Some residents of Orisha Imude area of Ajangbadi, who suspected him, reported to the police at Ajangbadi divisional police station.
Ukpe, when arrested by the policemen from Ajangbadi divisional police station, confessed to them that the wound on him was from a gun battle with the police and that he had come to Lagos to get treated.
The image maker in charge of the Lagos State Police Command, Dolapo Badmos, while confirming the arrest of the suspect to Lagos Metro, said that he was arrested with bullet wounds in his testicles.
The suspect had been rushed to a private hospital because of the severity of the injury, where he has been receiving treatment, under close monitoring from policemen.