A medical student identified as Olusoji, has been arrested by the Ondo State Police Command for allegedly killing his 86-year-old father, High Chief Clifford Olumekun, with an axe.
The suspect allegedly carried out the act at the deceased residence at No. 1, Okeraye Street, Idepe in Okitipupa, Local Government Area of Ondo State.
According to Punch, the state Police Public Relations Officer, Mr. Femi Joseph, revealed that the reason the suspect killed his father had not yet been determined as of Friday as he was still being interrogated.
“The incident happened on January 2, 2017, and we have arrested the suspect. We are still interrogating him to know why he carried out such an act.”
He stated further that after the police investigation, the suspect would be charged to court.
A source narrated that immediately after killing his father, the suspect allegedly wrapped the deceased’s remains with a cloth and cleaned the blood stains in the room.