A man has been arrested for murdering his cousin over mango in Nigeria.
According to reports, the deceased went to the suspect, one Chinedu Omeonu house after he found out one of his sons fainted after Chinedu flogged him for picking fallen mango in his house.
The suspect who got infuriated after being confronted by Solomon Monday Orji over the act, attacked the deceased with a cutlass as he was about leaving.
The deceased who has been identified as Orji died at the scene after Omeonu inflicted machete cuts on him.
Omeonu was subsequently beaten to a pulp by youths of the community before being handed over to the police.
Abia state’s police spokesperson, Geoffrey Ogbonna confirmed the incident saying the suspect will be arraigned in court at the conclusion of the investigation.