A Port Harcourt serial killer has been sentenced to death by hanging by a Rivers State High Court sitting in Port Harcourt.
The serial killer identified as Gracious David-West was sentenced to death after being found guilty of the multiple murder of several ladies in hotels. He was earlier charged with ten counts of murder and attempted murder.
Justice Enebeli passed the judgment based on the voluntary statement and confession of the David-West as well as the CCTV footage of the convicted which was tendered and displayed during trial.
He was found to be guilty of the murder of Maureen Ewuru, Jennifer Nwokocha, Blessing Effiong Linda Warifa Samuel, Dorcas Francis, Kelechi Bridget Onuoha Rose Samuel Anthonia Ibe and the attempted murder of Benita Etim.