Man kills neighbour while asleep in Akure

A middle-aged man, identified as Naso, has been arrested for  allegedly stabbing  his neighbour to death during an argument that ensued between them

He was nabbed by the homicide detectives in the Ondo State Police Command.

It was gathered that Naso allegedly entered the room of the deceased, identified as Seyi, and stabbed him to death with knife, while he was asleep.

Naso who hails from the South East carried out the dastardly act  at Messiah High School street in Akure .

Trouble started when the deceased accused the suspect (Naso) of abusing his wife in his presence.

The accusation did not go down well with Naso , who was said to have engaged the deceased in verbal war.

 Both the deceased and the suspect exchanged unpleasant words while some of the neighbours tried to broker peace between them.