Student of Adekunle Ajasin University ‘Joseph Mark’ Beheads Mother
A student of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba, Ondo State, identified as Joseph Mark has beheaded his mother, Mrs Christiana Mark.
The Osun State Police Command, Osogbo confirmed this to our correspondent this morning, adding that the 25-year-old undergraduate visited his mother at No 25, Zone 5, Ajetomobi Street, Eko-Ende Road, Ikirun and beheaded her on Sunday.
According to the state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Folashade Odoro, the victim’s husband Mr Adewale Mark who reported the case said that the boy committed the atrocity at about 6:00 am on Sunday.
According to Odoro, the father of the suspect who is also the husband of the victim, Mr Adewale Mark, reported the incident to Ikirun Divisional Police station.
As Adewale Mark Put it, “I left my wife around 5:30 am to see a friend at the next street. When I came back at about 6am, I met the body of my wife in the pool of blood. Her son, Joseph had beheaded her.”
Odoro said the culprit, who was suspected to be insane, was arrested when the team of police detectives visited the scene of the crime.
The police recovered machete, certificate of medical examination from the scene of the crime.
The body of the 62-year-old woman had since been deposited at the mortuary.