By Williams Otuwai
A High Court of Rivers State presided over by Justice Adolphus Enebele has convicted Gracious David-West to death for the murder of eleven young women and attempted murder of Benita Etim in hotels in 2019.
Justice Enebele in his judgment said the prosecution team was able to prove beyond all reasonable doubts that David-West was the killer of several females in Port Harcourt hotels.
Gracious David-West (born 1980) was apprehended on 19 September, 2019 on suspicion that he masterminded and carried out the killing of at least 12 women, mostly in Port Harcourt, from July until September 2019 when he was caught.
Meanwhile the second defendant Nimi ThankGod who is facing one count charge of misconduct with corpse was discharged and acquitted.