SON STABS HIS FATHER TO DEATH OVER A STICK OF CIGARETTE

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A 25-year-old man has confessed to murder after he was accused of killing his father in Edo State after a violent fight broke out between them over a stick of cigarette.

The Edo State Commissioner of Police, Folunso Adebanjo paraded the suspect, Best Momodu (pictured) yesterday.

Momodu who hails from Etsako West Local Government Area, said he and his father went down fighting after the deceased accused him of stealing his cigarette.

According to him: “I stole his cigarette and he found out. So he started shouting at me and quarrelling. So, mistakenly I took a knife and stabbed him. I have not seen the dead body but I heard he died. But the community people arrested me after I killed him.”

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