A man, simply identified as Sammie, has allegedly killed his elder brother, Abraham a.k.a MK Amani, over N12 million fraud proceed in Ughoton, Warri, Delta state.
According to reports, the siblings who are of the same father but different mothers were involved in internet fraud, and MK told Sammie that he was expecting N12 million from a ‘client’.
He reportedly told him all the details of the dealings and informed him that he would be relocating to Lekki, Lagos, with his family when the money comes.
A source said, “Mk told Sammie everything about the money because he was his younger brother and he thought they had brotherly love for each other. Unknown to him, Sammie was jealous and envious of him.”
It was gathered that on Saturday, December 11, Sammie lured his brother to Ughoton River and attempted to drown him but MK’s babymama, who was in the car, saw what was happening and raised an alarm.
People reportedly went into the river to rescue him, however, the suspect and two of his friends rushed him into a tricycle under the pretense of taking him to a hospital, but stabbed him on the neck while on their way.
According to reports, he was confirmed dead on arrival, and the prime suspects are nowhere to be found.
“Sammie and the two accomplices are currently on the run. Their father is allegedly the one hiding Sammie, on the excuse that he cannot loose two sons at the same time,” the source said.
Meanwhile, the spokesperson of the state police command is yet to comment on the incident.
Read a purported chat of the suspect inviting the deceased on a fishing adventure below,