Home crime Only son allegedly kills his parents in Nnewi (Video)

Only son allegedly kills his parents in Nnewi (Video)

A 21-year-old man, identified simply as Chukwudi, is currently on the run after allegedly killing his father and mother in Nnewi LGA, Anambra state.

Information reaching Is is that the suspect allegedly killed his parents after a heated argument over their refusal to give him money.

According to one source , the decomposing body of the couple, that was allegedly murdered by their only son, was discovered by neighbors, who broke into their apartment when they started perceiving an offensive smell from their apartment on Thursday evening, September 22, 2022.

Chukwudi was suspected to have killed his parents three days ago before fleeing to an unknown destination.

It was also claimed that Chukwudi, is a drug addict and is known for taking Mkpurummiri (Methamphetamine).

The Spokesperson of the State Police Command, DSP Ikenga Tochukwu, who confirmed the incident on Friday September 23, said the command they are currently in search of Chukwudi.

“The Commissioner of Police, CP Echeng Echeng described the discovery of the already decomposing dead bodies in an apartment in Nnewi on 22/9/2022 at about 5:20pm with machete cuts, as act of man’s inhumanity to man. He has ordered immediate manhunt of the suspect. He further directs immediate transfer of the case to State Criminal investigation department for discreet investigation.” Tochukwu said.

Meanwhile, the decomposing bodies have been recovered and deposited in the morgue.