The Police Command in Ondo state have apprehended one 30-year-old Blessing Jimoh, pictured above, for allegedly killing her mother, Ijeoma Odo.
Blessing was led before newsmen at the state police command on Monday March 29. She disclosed to newsmen that she killed her mother with a cutlass after her Pastor told her that she was a witch and was behind all her predicaments in life. Blessing and her mother were out on a farm activity in Ile-Iluiji area of the state when she used a cutlass to hack her to death.
Blessing who claimed she was mentally unstable when she carried out the crime, said
“It was something doing me that made me kill my mother. I am not happy with what I did.
“I cut her neck with a cutlass. It was a Pastor that said she was witch and l went to beg her. My mother is from Enugu State. We have been looking for the Pastor but we have not seen him.”
The state Commissioner of Police, Bolaji Salami, while confirming her arrest said the suspect would soon be arrained in court as soon as investigation into the matter is concluded