A 22-year-old who is facing prosecution for allegedly killing his 75-year-old father in their flat(pictured) at Jakande Estate in Mile 2 area of Lagos State, has severed his testicles from his genital while in the custody of the police.
Oluwaropo Tifase, the only son and last child of his parents after 4 girls was arrested for allegedly killing his father, Moses Tifase in the deceased’s bedroom on December 6th 2014. He was alleged to have sneaked into his aged father’s room in their Block 285 apartment and stabbed him to death with a scissor.
Charged with murder, and detained at the State Criminal Investigation Department, Yaba, Oluwaropo is presently admitted at Lagos Island General Hospital after he removed his testicles with toilet tiles in the cell.
Police sources said Oluwaropo who was rusticated from University of Ondo State used the tiles in the cell’s toilet to cut off his testicles, and was rushed to Lagos Island General Hospital.
It was said that he was close to death having lost a lot of blood but was saved by doctors.