The Ogun State Police Command has arrested one Okwudili Okoro for allegedly killing his elder brother and his wife with a machete.
Okwudili, said to be an apprentice under his late brother, Azuibike Okoro, in company of another person, had stormed the Ijako, Sango Ota residence of the deceased and hacked the brother and his wife, Jacinta to death, while taking their meal.
According to the spokesperson of the Ogun state police command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, the suspect was arrested on Saturday, March 30, following a report that Azuibike and his wife had been killed by the suspect and one Kenneth, who came all the way from Sapon in Abeokuta to commit the heinous crime.
On interrogation, the Ebonyi state born suspect, according to the PPRO, claimed to have served his deceased elder brother for three years, and when it was time for his brother to set his own business up, the deceased kept on using delay tactics.
“He further stated that when he realized that his brother was not ready to “settle” him, he contracted one Kenneth who is now on the run and they bought two machetes, sharpened them and headed to his deceased elder brother’s house in Ijako.
On getting there, they met the deceased eating with his wife and before he could utter a word, they descended heavily on them and hacked them to death.