On paper, it's known that the young man was killed at Blue Sea Restaurant and Bar near Delta State University Abraka in Eku, Ethiope East LGA of Delta State on Sunday 19 September 2016.
Victor Iyede, a relative of Matthew told newsmen during a phone call interview:
"I don’t reside in Eku. He was stabbed at a plaza close to Eku Town Hall. He was stabbed over a girl.PRO of Delta State Police Command, Celestina Kalu, confirming the incident said:
"Those involved are at large. Names of the suspected murderers have been submitted to the police."
"The vigilante group in collaboration with the police arrested two suspects in connection with the case.
"The names of the suspects are Kevwe Edward (21yrs) and Lucky Grant (19yrs). The suspects will be transferred to SCIIDC for discreet investigation and diligent prosecution."