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Tuesday, 8 May 2018

@Wicked World: Son smashes 83-year-old father’s head with pestle


A son simply known as ‘The Boy’ has allegedly smashed his 83 years old father’s head Pa Nathaniel Chukwuemerie with a pestle over an unknown matter in Enugu state.
This was made known by the Enugu State Police Command when it disclosed that it has commenced investigation into the alleged killing at Ojinato, a community in the state.
The Command’s spokesman, SP Ebere Amaraizu, in a statement in Enugu on Tuesday said the incident happened on May 4, adding that investigation is still ongoing to ascertain the cause of the action.
He said that the deceased, who hailed from Ogidi in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra, was killed by his son simply known as `The Boy’.
The statement explained that Chukwuemerie, “met his death when his son identified as a.k.a. `The Boy’ smashed his father’s head with pestle over a yet to be established issue.’’
It noted that following the development, the victim was rushed by sympathizers to a nearby hospital where he was confirmed dead by a doctor, and the corpse was subsequently deposited at the Oji River General Hospital morgue.
“The suspect has been nabbed although information from a source closer to the place of the incident revealed that before the incident that the suspect had been behaving abnormally suggesting mental illness.’’

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