Nigerian singer Alizee’s husband, Peter Nielsen has been arrested for allegedly murdering the singer and their four-year-old daughter, Petra Nielsen.
Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Chike Oti, confirmed Peter Nielsen’s arrest, adding that a crime scene investigative team has been deployed to the house, alleged scene of the gruesome of the murder.
Although details of the circumstances surrounding the incident were still sketchy, Alizee, Ali Zainab Nielsen and her daughter, Petra Neilsen were murdered on Thursday 5th April, 2018 allegedly by Alizee’s Italian husband, Peter Neilsen.
They were allegedly murdered in the family’s residence at Ocean Parade, Banana Island in the early hours of Thursday.
Alizee’s corpse along with that of her daughter were said to have been deposited in a mortuary for autopsy.
SP Chike Oti said:
“The state Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi, has ordered the arrest of the suspect and he is in police custody. It is pre-emptive now to ascertain the cause of the incident.
The CP has dispatched crime scene investigators to the place to pick evidences for analysis which can be used for prosecution.
“The command has also written the Embassy of the suspect that the police are investigating the case.”
Alizee had celebrated her birthday January 10th, 2018; 85 days before she met her untimely death in the most gruesome way.
Alizee had also dropped her latest song, Alhaji Musa same day. Listen to Alizee’s song Alhaji Musa here.
An excited Alizee was going to perform at Harrysong’s ‘Kingmaker Concert’ coming up on the 29th of this month at the Warri Stadium.
She never knew she wasn’t going to be alive to see that day. That instead, her burial plans will be taking place instead of the media rounds and other activities she had planned.