One Godwin Matthew has been apprehended by the Ondo State Police Command for allegedly killing his sixty- four years old father in cold blood. The incident is reported to have happened in Akure, Ondo State.
From the story gathered the suspect is believed to have killed his father after he accompanied the old man to his farm
The story was also confirmed by the spokesperson for the Ondo State Police Command, DSP Funmi Odunlami, he affirmed that the suspect killed his father in cold blood and has been arrested.
He added that the case was brought to the notice of the Ondo state police on the 9th of October 2021 by the wife of the deceased, she reported that her son and his father left home with his father to the farm but later on they discovered that the son had killed his father with a machete.
The police immediately swung into action and the 26 years old suspect was arrested and interrogated, at the course of interrogation he told the police that his father instructed him to kill and prepare chicken for his seven years old junior brother, he said that after the dish was prepared he was only given the head of the chicken. He said that was the reason why he killed his father.
” On 9th September 2021, a case of murder was reported at Ala Divisional Headquarters by one Mrs. Christiana Audu Matthew that her son Godwin Matthew, ‘ m’ , 26 years old left home with his father to the family’ s farm but she later discovered that the young man had macheted his father to death.
In the course of interrogation, the suspect stated that on 9th September 2021, his late father directed him to kill a chicken for his brother one Emmanuel Audu ‘ m’ , 7 years old, for his entertainment, meanwhile, it was only the chicken head that was given to him and this made him kill his father. ”
DSP Funmi Odunlami added that the suspect is currently in police custody and will soon be taken to the court of law for further prosecution.