It was an uncommon weekend at Mkporogwu, Iheakpu Awka, in Igbo-Eze South Native Authorities Space of Enugu State as a 45-year-old man, recognized as Michael Ugwuanyi, on Saturday, smashed his mother and father’ heads with pestle over a yet-to-be-identified matter.
It was gathered that one of many deceased and the mom of the suspect, Florence Ugwuanyi, was pounding cassava meal within the kitchen on the wet Saturday night when the suspect snatched the pestle from her and smashed her head.
In accordance with the Chief Adviser on Safety Issues in the neighborhood and a member of the monarch’s cupboard, Titus Ugwuoke, the suspect, sensing that his father, late Julius Ugwuanyi, would retaliate or alert the neighbourhood about his crime, seized the identical pestle and in addition smashed his head.
Ugwuoke additionally stated that he lined his victims’ heads with garments and took his deceased mom’s handset to alert his relations, alleging that they ate cooked beans and have been reacting to it. On listening to the event, Ugwuoke added that the deceased’s’ first son, Pius Ugwuanyi, reached him on telephone at about 4 am on Sunday morning and pleaded that he ought to rush to their father’s home to determine what was amiss and administer remedy on his mother and father since his spouse is a practising nurse.
On attending to the household of the victims together with his spouse, Ugwuoke stated they met the suspect who knowledgeable them that his mother and father have gone to the hospital for remedy, including that they angrily returned residence, including that when the primary son known as once more, he advised him that the suspect knowledgeable him to return residence from Abuja instantly as a result of their mother and father’ well being have been in essential situation.
On listening to this, Ugwuoke stated, he returned to the household and performed a radical search of their rooms however couldn’t discover something. He additionally stated “I made a decision to arrest him with the Neighbourhood Watch personnel since he refused to reveal the title of the hospital the place his mother and father went for remedy. It was within the midst of this apprehension and confusion that Daniel, who’s a youthful brother to the late Julius, went to the kitchen axis and raised the alarm.
On dashing there, we found the lifeless our bodies of the suspect’s mother and father lined with garments. I uncovered the garments and what I noticed was past my rationalization, it was gory, to say the least. Their mind cells have been splashed on the ground.”
Confirming the incident, the Spokesperson of the Enugu State Police Command, Daniel Ndukwe stated: “The suspect, Michael Ugwuanyi, has been arrested and the Commissioner of Police has directed that the case be transferred to State Legal Investigation Division for additional investigation and prosecution.”