Man 37 years recognized as Mutiu Sonola has been arrested for allegedly beating his wife, Zainab shotayo to death.
It was gathered that Mutiu began beating his wife within the morning on Christmas Day, over minor disagreement.
He was stated to have persevered in hitting her regardless of being informed by neighbours to desist from additional assaulting his wife, till the 34-year-old girl slumped and slipped into coma.
He, allegedly, fled dwelling shortly when it dawned on him that his wife was unlikely to survive the beating.
It was learnt that neighbours notified the daddy of the lady, who rushed to the scene and took his daughter to the State Hospital, Ijaiye, Abeokuta, for therapy however docs confirmed she was introduced in lifeless.
The Police Public Relations Officer in Ogun State, Abimbola Oyeyemi, in a release acknowledged that the suspect was arrested by detectives from Ibara Division of the Ogun state Police Command.
Oyeyemi acknowledged additional that investigation had revealed that Mutiu habitually beat his wife at any slightest provocation and that the newest assault main to the lady’s death was triggered by a “minor disagreement.