2 Sons Allegedly Beat Up Their Father For Warning Them Against Crime
Two sons, Innocent Pitman and Humprey Pitman allegedly assaulted and beat up their father, Isaac Pitman. Humprey is said to be at large.
27-year-old, Innocent Pitman, was on Wednesday granted a reprieve on the orders of a Grade 1 Area Court in Karu, Abuja.
He was released on bail in the sum of N100, 000.
Innocent is facing a two-count of joint act and assault.The accused also pleaded not guilty to all charges.
Earlier, Prosecutor Mahmud Ismail said
“The two sons of the complainant tied him and beat him so much that he was pleading with them not to harm him.
“They beat him up because he warned them to stop disturbing the peace of neighbourhood with their criminal acts and thereafter, the second son ran away,” Ismail said.
The case has been adjourned until Jan. 29 for hearing.
Source: Punch Nigeria