Man arrested for killing his children with wooden pestle in Anambra

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Man arrested for killing his children with wooden pestle in Anambra

The Anambra state police command has confirmed the arrest of a 34-year-old man identified as Ifeanyi Apusiobi of Azu Ogbunike in Oyi LGA of Anambra State, for reportedly killing his two kids with wooden pestle. 

 

The suspect who crushed his children; Chinecherem Apusiobi aged 7 and Obinna Apusiobi aged 5 with the pestle while they were sleeping, also injured his 72-year-old father, Dominic Apusiobi on the head with same object. 

 

Exhibits have been recovered and the case has been transferred to the State CID in Awka for discreet investigation. 

 

The statement released by the state’s police spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed read; 

 

On the 21/06/2020, at about 1:am, Police operatives attached to Ogbunike Police Station arrested one Ifeanyi Apusiobi ‘m’ aged 34years of Azu Ogbunike in Oyi LGA of Anambra State.

Suspect allegedly ran amok in a circumstances yet to be ascertained and attacked two of his biological children namely Chinecherem Apusiobi ‘f aged 7 years and…



Source: Linda Ikeji