Hardship: Man kills son for eating last food portion in kitchen

According to the story, Mr Udeh was enraged that his late son could enter the kitchen to take food without getting permission from his father.

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Hardship, Man kills son, for eating last food portion, kitchen, AbiaA man, identified as Marcel Udeh from Umunneochi LGA of Abia State has been arrested by the Police, for allegedly killing his son.

His son’s offense, according to a community source, was that he returned home and ate the last portion of food in a pot inside the family’s kitchen.

According to the story, Mr Udeh was enraged that his late son could enter the kitchen to take food without getting permission from his father.

In anger, he was alleged to have dashed into his room, brought out a gun and fired at his son, leading to the victim’s death.

Mr Marcel Udeh was promptly apprehended by members of the community who tied his two hands and placed him on the lifeless body of his child.

Another account of the incident claimed that the suspect used a sharp object on his son, leading to his death.

Udeh, who was begging for mercy, blamed his actions on the devil, saying that he regretted what he did.

When contacted, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of Abia State Command, ASP Maureen Chinaka confirmed that the incident was reported at the Umunneochi Division, adding that the suspect has been arrested.

Yes, we got a report at Umunneochi Division, the suspect has been arrested and the matter has currently been transferred to the SCID for discreet investigation and will be charged to Court afterwards”, said the PPRO.

There was captured in a video that went viral on social media on Tuesday, with the man’s hands and legs tied.

The man was placed face up on the dead body of his son, who was lying face down with blood around his head area,

According to a viral video shared online on Tuesday, the suspect was said to have fired his son with a gun after learning that he ate the last cooked food remaining in their house.

According to available information, the incident happened in Umunneochi Local Government Area of Abia State.

Though the full details of the incident are still sketchy, it was learnt that the suspect was apprehended and tied up by the villagers.