A 37-year-old man, Rasak Adekoya has been arrested in Ogun State for beating his son, Wariz Adekoya, to death.
Mr. Adekoya allegedly beat his 10-year-old son, Wariz, to death for stealing.
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According to the state Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, policemen attached to Ago-Iwoye Division of the command arrested Adekoya after his neighbours reported the matter in the station.
Oyeyemi said Wazir’s remains is covered in torture marks, adding that the corpse has been deposited at St. Joseph Catholic Hospital Mortuary, Oke-Agbo, Ijebu-Igbo for autopsy.
He said investigation was ongoing and when completed the suspect would be charged to court.