A young man has been apprehended for allegedly killing a little girl in a gruesome manner in Aba, Abia state.
The alleged 19 years old suspect believed to be a cultist after returning from an errand on Monday, 24th December brought out a knife and stabbed the little girl (his neighbor’s daughter) in the stomach for reasons best known to him.
The little girl was however rushed to the hospital where she later died.
According to reports, the suspect was immediately apprehended by residents of the area and codeine was allegedly found in his pocket after a search was conducted on him.
While people tried to fathom the reason for the man’s act, it has been claimed that the suspect has a mental issue and might have been the cause of the murder.
The suspect is currently in police custody