Ogun State Police Command have arrested a housewife for allegedly beating her 16-year-old son to death on March 17th. Spokesperson for the Command Abimbola Oyeyemi, who confirmed the arrest on Friday, March 25th, said the suspect Bisola Olukoya committed the crime at Onifade-Itele town of the state.
“One Mrs Bisola Olukoya of 40, Ifelodun Street Onifade Itele has been arrested by the Ogun State Command for beating her 16 years old son Toheeb Olukoya to death.
The incident happened on March 17. The suspect, while beating the deceased, used a plank to hit him on the head, after which the boy fell down and died.
“Immediately the information got to the police, the Divisional Police Officer in Itele Division, Lukmon Adejumo, led the detectives to investigate and the suspect was later traced and arrested at Iyana Ipaja in Lagos.”
The police spokesperson, while appealing to the public to always control their temperament especially when correcting their wards, said the Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu, has ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect to Homicide Section of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, SCIID.