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Father Allegedly Kills Son In Enugu

Enugu State Police Command has launched a manhunt for Onyenwe Offor Ajah, who allegedly killed his son in an Enugu community.

Spokesman Ebere Amaraizu said in a statement yesterday that the incident occurred on March 28 at Ameke Enu village in Oduma community of Aninri Local Government.

He said the son, who Ajah allegedly killed after a disagreement, was identified as 38yrs old Kenneth Ajah.

Amaraizu said the suspect had a misunderstanding over some issues with his son.

“It was learnt that following the alleged misunderstanding, there was a fight between father and son, resulting in the father hitting the victim on his head with an object.

“The son became unconscious and was rushed to a nearby hospital. He was later confirmed dead by a doctor on duty,’’ he said.

The spokesman said the body had been taken to Awgu District General Hospital mortuary, adding that a manhunt is on for the fleeing father.