A 29 years old man, Owolabi Folorunso Adewale, has killed his 99 years old aunt over suspicion that she was the reason for his failure to win lotto gambling.
The Ogun State police command arrested Adewale for allegedly butchering his 99-year-old aunt, Ebunola Aroboto to death.
The suspect was arrested on Monday for for the murder at Maraisa Lane, Igan Road Ago-Iwoye, in Ijebu North Local Government Area of the state.
According to a statement by the spokesperson of the Ogun State police command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, the machete used by the suspect to hack Aroboto to death was also recovered.
On interrogation, the suspect admitted killing the old woman, claiming he suspected the victim was responsible for the spiritual problems he had encountered.
The suspect, Oyeyemi, also claimed his aunt always used her “supernatural power” to block him from winning anytime he played lotto.