Earlier, the prosecution counsel, ASP Hyacinth Gbakor told the court that the case was transferred from the Divisional Police Headquarters, Obi via a letter dated Sept 21, 2020 to the State CID, Makurdi for proper investigation.
He alleged that the complainant, Philip Agbo, reported the matter at the police Station, Obarike-Ito, Obi on Sept 14.
Gbakor said that Joseph hit his father, Igiri, after he accused his son of stealing his cell phone.
He said that Igiri, fell down and died on the spot.
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