Domestic Violence: In-Laws Beat Man To Death
Adelogba Ademuyiwa is dead. His in-laws allegedly killed him.
Sometimes domestic violence also affects the alleged perpetrator, and 45-year-old Adelogba was allegedly beaten to death by 4 of his brothers-in-law following an alleged domestic violence against his wife, Itunu.
According to a source in Ifira Akoko, in the Akoko South-East Local Government Area of Ondo State, where the incident occurred, the alleged killers were avenging their sister's pain.
Another source said the fight on the day of the incident started when the deceased declared his plan to marry a second wife.
The Police Public Relations Officer of the state police command, Femi Joseph, confirmed the incident, adding that one of alleged killers had been arrested.
Joseph identified one of the suspects as Adegboyega Adeola, saying others had fled the town.
He said, “About four men attacked the victim and we have arrested one of them. Others ran away. It is a pure case of murder and we are still looking for the other suspects, while the investigation is ongoing.”