UNILAG Medical Student Hacks Father to Death with axe
Olusoji Thompson Olumekun, a 26-year Medical undergraduate of UNILAG has been arrested in Ondo nation for allegedly killing his father, Mr Clifford Olumekun, with an axe.
Mr. Olumekun changed into stated to have been killed by his son at his personal residence in Idepe network in Okitipupa nearby authorities location of the nation on Monday nighttime.
Joseph Femi, the Ondo Police PRO Officer, while confirming the incident, said that the matter was brought to the police by concerned residents and that the younger Olumekun has been taken into custody.
“we have commenced investigation into the matter and have so far established that the deceased was hacked to death inside his residence,” said Joseph.
The motive for the gruesome murder is still however not resolved as at the time of the press briefing.
Residents of the community disclosed that the corpse of Mr. Olumekun, who is in his Eighties, was covered in brown cloth in his room.
A source informed the press on Saturday morning that the corpse of the 86-years old has been deposited at a morgue.
“The police came in, took pictures of the deceased and took his corpse to be deposited at the morgue” the source said.
There are suspicions within the community that the son was not acting alone. Other family members suspected of involvement in the said plot have all fled and are being pursued by the Police.