A 42 year-old man in the Ikorodu area of Lagos identified as Enifeh Omomo has murdered his family, and thereafter killed himself.
The police in Lagos confirmed the incidence, DSP Bala Elkana, Lagos Police spokesman, said in a statement:
“On May 24, at 8.00a.m., Ikorodu Police Station received a distress call that one Enifeh Akupa Omomo, 42, of No. 12, Eruga St., Aga-Ikorodu, allegedly killed his wife, Mrs. Faith Omomo, 38 and his six-years-old son, Glorious Omomo, and thereafter committed suicide in his one room apartment.
“When homicide detectives visited the scene, the corpse of the suspect was found hanging on a rope, tied to the ceiling fan, while corpses of his wife and son were found on the floor”.
“Bodies of the deceased persons were evacuated to General Hospital for autopsy. Investigation is ongoing,” he concluded.