Delta Police have arrested a 33-year-old Father, Volt Blessing Gabriel for killing his one year, eight months old son, Godspower on Saturday, 25th June, 2022.
Fasnewsng gathered that the suspect’s wife and mother to the murdered son became worried when she didn’t see her son and also did not believe her husband’s story that he had taken their son to his sister in Warri.
The 24-year-old mother, Mrs Success Oduwa Gabriel who resides at Peanuts junction, Obeh in Edo State, not believing her husband, went to Warri, her sister-in-law’s house to confirm if her son was there but realised her husband was lying and Feared something terrible might have happened to her son, so she went to report her husband to the Rapid Respond Squad of the Nigeria Police Force.
Police operatives immediately swung into action, arrested the suspect and handed him over to the DPO ‘A’ Division Warri, Delta State for further investigation.
Upon interrogation, Gabiel confessed to have murdered his child at Ewabogun bush by catholic road, Benin city, Edo state.
He confessed to have used a hand saw to cut off his son’s head and buried it by a palm tree in the bush and threw away the headless body of the child. The suspect also told police that he actually killed the child, because of a dream he had, where he saw a man told him that, if he kills his child and use the child’s blood to rub his head, he will become rich.
Confirming the incidence, Delta State Command Police PRO, DSP. Bright Edafe said the suspect is in custody and investigation will soon be concluded.