By Kolawole Olayinka, Abeokuta
The Ogun State Police Command has arrested one Olatunde Akapo ‘M’, 32-year-old, for allegedly using a dangerous charm to beat his neighbour, Augustine Ode ‘M’ 42-year-old to death.
His arrest followed a report by the brother to the deceased who reported at Ibogun Division that his brother was having a minor disagreement with his neighbour, which degenerated to a fight and in the process, the suspect rushed into his room, came with charm, which he used to beat the deceased and as a result this he fell down and subsequently died.
Upon his report, the Ibogun Division, DPO Nicholas Tamuno- Inam, led detectives to the scene at Alapako Eke and the suspect was promptly arrested.
The remains of the deceased have been deposited at Ifo Morgue General Hospital for autopsy.
Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police, CP Ahmed Iliyasu has directed that the case be transferred to Homicide Section of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for further investigation and prosecution of the suspect.