17-year-old beaten to death by uncle and family following argument over his inheritance

A teenager has died after being beaten by his uncle, the wife, and six children over an argument regarding his inheritance.

Dominic Adiele, 17, of Uzi-Ezike kindred Umuzu in Eziama-Ubulu, Oru West LGA, Imo state, was brutally beaten by his uncle and family on Sunday, 27th May 2018. Following the attack, he was taken to a hospital in Ihiala Anambra State where he died on May 28, 2018.

 

The uncle’s name was given as Patrick Adiele, his wife is Theresa Adiele, and their eldest male child is Somkelee Adiele. According to reports, they attacked him following arguments over possessions in the shared compound.

17-year-old beaten to death by uncle and family following argument over his inheritance