Bamidele Olajide, a 37 year- old man has been arrested by officers of the Lagos State police command for beating his 5- year old son to death for misplacing his betting ticket.
According to reports, the suspect kept his betting ticket on the table and the little boy took it away and misplaced it while his father was sleeping.
Bamidele confessed to the crime, claiming it wasn’t his intention to kill his son.
He said he got angry and beat him out of fustration for throwing away his betting ticket. And during the beating, the little boy ran out in panic and fell from the stairs, hitting his head on the ground,resulting to his death.