The suspect, who was wielding the stick, pounced on his father and hit him with the stick, breaking his head and leading to his premature demise.
A 31-year-old man, Nicodemus Ignatius has been arrested for allegedly beating up his 75-year-old father to demise in Kaduna.
Nicodemus was alleged to have killed his father at Unguwan Bistel in Track city, Track Native Authorities Space, on March 3, 2022, shortly after he had returned from a consuming joint.
Based on Punch, the suspect had someday in November final yr, threatened to kill the daddy.
He was arrested over the risk. However the deceased, attributable to love for his son, went to the police station and secured his launch.
“Nicodemus had returned residence from the joint the place he often drinks at about 8:00 pm on that fateful day and met his late father and mom within the room and determined to lock each of them up,” a neighbour instructed Punch.
“However the 75-year-old Ignatius, sensing hazard and afraid of the opportunity of his son setting the home on hearth, jumped out via the window to flee. He was unaware that his son had since armed himself with a stick.
“The suspect, who was wielding the stick, pounced on his father and hit him with the stick, breaking his head and leading to his premature demise.”
The suspect reported to the police after the crime andconfessed to killing the daddy beneath the affect of marijuana.
“I smoked Indian hemp on that fateful day and bitterly remorse my motion.” he mentioned.
Spokesperson of the command, DSP Suleiman Nguroje, who confirmed the incident, mentioned the suspect would quickly be charged to court docket upon completion of the investigation.
The PPRO cautioned most of the people to desist from taking legal guidelines into their very own palms.