Man 32, beats 42yr-old neighbour to death
A 32 year-old Olatunde Akapo has allegedly killed his 42 year-old neighbour, Augustine Ode with a charm in a disagreement.
The incident happened at Alapako-Eke, Ibogun in Ifo local government area of Ogun State.
The Parroters gathered that both Akapo and the deceased were involved in a minor scuffle.
Our reporter learnt that the minor disagreement between the duo degenerated to scuffle during which Akapo allegedly rushed into his room, came out with a charm with which he struck the unsuspecting Ode.
In a twinkling of an eye, the deceased fell down and died.
It was also gathered that the brother to the deceased who witnessed the incident rushed to Ibogun Divisional Police Station to lodge the case.
Consequently, the DPO, Superintendent of Police (SP) Nicholas Tamuno- Inam led detectives to the scene at Alapako Eke where the suspect was promptly arrested.
Confirming this in a statement, the Ogun State Police Command image maker, Abimbola Oyeyemi said the remains of the deceased has been deposited at Ifo General Hospital morgue for autopsy.
Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police, CP Ahmed Iliyasu has directed that the case be transferred to Homicide section of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for further investigation and prosecution of the suspect.
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