Akure—A 45-year-old native doctor, Adelogba Ademuyiwa, was allegedly beaten to death by his In-law for having the effrontery to beat up his wife, Itunu, in Ifira Akoko area of Ondo state.
Reports from the families of the deceased had it that he was beaten to death with sticks and cudgels.
While the report said that some houses were set ablaze following the incident, the state police command confirmed the arrest 25- year old, Adegboyega Adeola, said to be the principal suspect.
Vanguard gathered that the relationship between the couple had been strained for a while over an allegation of infidelity on the part of the deceased.
It was gathered that the deceased, who was also a farmer, was accused of dating a woman, he later married after she reportedly left her former husband.