By Temitope Adedeji, Akure
The Ondo State Police Command has arrested Mr. Ekene Ijokun, who took to his heels during a fight that happened with his wife.
The fight led to the death of a two-week-old baby at Eleyowo community, in Akure North Local Government Area of the state.
Western Post had reported that one Ekene Ijokun physically assaulted his wife while she was carrying her sister’s baby on her back, which eventually led to the death of the two-week-old baby.
The father of the baby, Mr. Gabriel Adebowale, narrated the incident to be untrue, stressing that Ijokun, his brother-in-law fought his (Adebowale’s) wife, which led to the death of his newborn baby.
Western Post further gathered that the suspect has finally been arrested.
It was learnt that the suspect is being detained at Ogbese Police Station.
He will soon be transferred to the state police headquarters in Akure for further interrogation, it was learnt.