The lifeless physique of Oreoluwa Fatinoye, the 25-year-old son of the couple allegedly burnt to demise on January 1, in Abeokuta, Ogun State, has additionally been discovered.
His corpse was recovered from a river alongside Adigbe – Obada street the place it was thrown into by the assailants who kidnapped him after killing his mother and father.
It was reported earlier that Oreoluwa’s mother and father, Kehinde and Bukola Fatinoye had been killed throughout the assault which occurred at their residence situated inside Ibara Government Reservation Area (GRA), Abeokuta, shortly after returning from a New Year crossover service. They had been burnt past recognition with their stays later packed by policemen and well being officers who visited the scene.
Oreoluwa’s mom labored at Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), whereas his father was a Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) employees.
Daily Trust reported that the decomposing physique of Oreoluwa and the household’s home assist had been found floating on the river by fishermen on Tuesday morning, December 3.
The younger man and the househelp had been reportedly kidnapped by the assailants who later pushed them right into a river alongside Adigbe – Obada space of the city. Both arms of the deceased had been tied with a rope.
A fisherman, Idowu Taiwo who found the corpse, mentioned the lifeless physique was discovered floating on the river whereas he was making ready for the day’s work.
“On Monday, we heard that somebody was thrown into this river, but this morning whereas we had been making ready for work, the police approached us and pleaded with us to inform them any time we uncover the physique.
“But, this morning, round 7.30, we found the physique whereas we had been checking on our gear in the river. I known as somebody to assist us get the quantity of the PPRO to inform him that we have found the physique.
“Not lengthy after, the police got here and we confirmed them the physique after we had introduced to the river financial institution.”