Fear has gripped the people of Oke Ijebu, in Akure, the Ondo State capital over the killing of a tenant by the son of the landlord during a fight over issues bordering on house rent, Oceanicnews reports.
The suspect simply identified as Sam Omojala was said to have been contacted on phone by his father when the father engaged his tenant in a physical combat. The son on arrival, without inquiring what transpired, proceeded to join his father in fighting the tenant.
He reportedly hit him with a plank, causing the deceased to fell and began to bleed from the head.
He was said to have been rushed to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead. The Ondo State Police Command has since arrested the suspect for arraignment.