Photo: Undergraduate Hacks His 86-year-old Father To Death

An undergraduate identified as Olusoji Thompson has been arrested by the
Ondo State Police Command for allegedly killing his 86 year old father,
Chief Clifford Olumekun.
The suspect allegedly carried out the dastardly act at the deceased’s
residence located along Okeraye Street, Idepe in Okitipupa Local
Government Area of Ondo State.
The state Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) Mr. Femi Joseph who
confirmed the incident said the police were yet to unravel the rationale
behinde the suspect’s action, adding that the suspect was still under
The PPRO said 

“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.”

However, a source explained to the Saturday Sun, that the suspect packed
the deceased’s lifeless body, wrapped it with a cloth and cleaned the
blood stains in the room after he had killed him.The suspect was alleged
to have fled the town immediately after committing the crime.
The source said

 “when the family members got into the room they noticed the blood
stains that were carelessly cleaned were also on the floor of the room.
also found out that blood stains that were supposed to be on the
deceased’s body had been carefully cleaned and his corpse was wrapped in
a big cloth as if he died naturally. “

The source added that the family immediately consulted the oracle to
expose the killer but the suspect who had earlier allegedly fled the
town showed up and confessed to the crime. He was later handed over to
the police,” the source added