two brothers were sharing the bride price ended up engaging in an argument which led to a fight.
Police on manhunt for allegedly killing his kinsman identified as Bright Odin over the sharing formula of bride price paid for one of their sisters in Umunze village, Obinze community, in the Owerri Local Government Area of Imo State.
Reports say while the two brothers were sharing the bride price ended up engaging in an argument which led to a fight.
The suspect who is currently at larger, Victor kicked the deceased in the scrotum.
Eyewitnesses say Bright lost consciousness and was immediately rushed to the hospital where the doctors on duty confirmed him dead the next day.
The spokesperson of the state police command, Orlando Ikeokwu, said the suspect is have launched an immediate investigation into the case and the suspect is expected to be arrested soon.https://www.youtube.com/embed/TascD_bTtwM?autoplay=1&controls=1
He added that the matter has since been transferred to the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for further investigation.
In other developments, two employees have been arrested for allegedly stealing typing sheets worth N30,000.
Confirming the incident, the police prosecutor, Inspector Kayode Adeoye said the suspect committed the act on November 20, 2020, on the premises of the Osun State High Court, Oke-Fia, Osogbo.
He said the suspects conspired and stole six-packs of typing sheets, a property of the Osun State Judiciary.
The offenses he says are contrary to sections 516 and 383, and punishable under Section 390(9) of the Criminal Code, Cap 34, Vol. ll, Laws of Osun State, 2002.
Ruling on the application, Oloyade admitted the defendants to bail in the sum of N100,000 with two sureties each and adjourned the matter till January 7, 2021, for hearing.