UK: Nigerian stabs mum to death, Injures sister 

The killer son and his slain mum

A Nigerian, Nicolas Aina, has been arraigned for stabbing his 64-year-old mother, Caroline Adeyelu, to death and injuring his 33-year-old sister, Angel Adeyelu, at their family house in Dagenham, East London, United Kingdom. 

Itv News said the 28-year-old went into his sister’s bedroom and stabbed her repeatedly with a knife. 

Her screaming, the report said, drew Caroline to the scene , but the suspect lunged at her with the knife before fleeing the property in Auriel Avenue. 

The mum was pronounced dead at the scene, while his sister was treated in hospital for stab wounds and discharged. 

Aina was reported to have appeared at Barkingside Magistrates’ Court before Judge Philip Katz KC, on Tuesday, November 1, where he was charged with murder and attempted murder. 

He was remanded in custody to appear at the Old Bailey Court on Thursday. 


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