Listen to article
It was a moment of sorrow in Umueze 11, Ehime Mbano Local Government of Imo State as a family of four allegedly connived and murdered their last-child, Mr Chukwuebuka aged 28, for allegedly being stubborn and giving them sleepless night.
The Eastern Updates gathered that Mr Chukwuebuka was reportedly killed and buried in a shallow grave close to his residence.
A family source who pleaded anonymity said when the culprits were confronted by the youths of Duruegwele community in Imo, the deceased father informed them that Chukwuebuka traveled to Ghana.
Pressing further with a threat to burn down the culprit’s house, the daughter confessed to the crime.
The Eastern Updates also learnt that the family is presently at the Imo State Police Command.
Reports have it that the deceased immediate older brother called Philip is on the run.
The Police Public Relations Officer in Imo, Michael Abattam, confirmed the incident and described it as tragic.
He said the culprits have been arrested and would be paraded soon.
THE EASTERN UPDATES