The incident occurred yesterday at the United Estate in Sangotedo,
Ajah.The suspect was said to have axed his 81-year-old mother, Dorcas
Ayoola, to death. He also claimed that his mother was a witch.
According to the police, the suspect claimed he went to the mountain to
pray for 21 days and in the spirit realm, he saw that his mother caused
his failure in life.
It was gathered that the suspect accosted the mother and demanded N500,000 from the N11 million his late sister willed to her.
The suspect was said to have fled after the incident but he was
apprehended after his brother, Akintunde Ayoola lodged a complaint to
Police spokesperson Dolapo Badmos, a Superintendent (SP), said the
suspect was being interrogated. Madam Ayoola’s body has been deposited
at the morgue.