Operatives of the Ondo State police command have arrested Sam Omojola, son of a landlord, for allegedly killing his father’s tenant in Oke Ijebu, Akure, the state capital.
Omojola was alleged to have hit the deceased with a plank on the head during a fight between the victim and his father.
The victim and the landlord were said to have had disagreement regarding payment of rent.
The landlord, who reportedly accused the tenant of insulting him, called his son on phone.
It was reported that when the suspect arrived, he went for a plank and struck the deceased on the head.
The tenant, who was said to be bleeding, was rushed to a hospital where he was confirmed dead.
The suspect was subsequently taken into custody by the police, with investigation said to be ongoing into the matter.