OLAJIDE OSOBA, ABEOKUTA
The Ogun state police command on Monday nabbed a man, Babatunde Olagesin for allegedly hacking his father, Taiwo Olagesin to death in Ijoko area of Ogun State.
Gateway Times gathered that the trouble started when Babatunde told his father that he was on his way out to Oshodi at about 6am on the said day, the father prevented him from leaving the house, insisting they had to go somewhere together. Taiwo locked up the doors leading outside the premises to keep his son inside
An argument ensued and both father and son started fighting. This led to Taiwo pulling out a cutlass to scare his son who in a bid to collect the cutlass from his father, allegedly used it to cut open his father in the stomach.
It was reported that the deceased neighbours alerted the police from the Agbado division to the incident and Babatunde was arrested.
Meanwhile, the Ogun State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the case would soon be charged to court.