Bayelsa - A 24-year-old man, Godsgift, has been apprehended by the Bayelsa State Police for killing his mother and burying her mutilated body in a grave, Vanguard reports.
The suspect which is alleged to be mentally unbalanced, was said to have killed his mother while she was sleeping at their residence in riverside town of Oloibiri in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa State.
Eyewitnesses said prior to that day the woman was butchered, the suspect had threatened to kill the mother no matter what happens, a threat he allegedly carried out on that day.
It was gathered that after butchering the mother, the suspect dug a shallow grave around the house and buried the mutilated remains there.
The police authorities in the area said the suspect is in custody and will be prosecuted as soon as investigation is concluded.
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