Ondo police arrest woman for brutalising boy over meat theft

A woman has been arrested by the police in Ondo state for inflicting injuries on a boy for stealing meat from the pot.

Her arrest followed a trending video on Twitter

The incident happened in Adebowale area of Akure, the state capital.

As a result of the injuries inflicted on the halpess boy, blood was seen gushing out from his body in the video.

The spokesperson of the state police command, Funmilayo Odunlami confirmed this development.

She said the case would be transferred to the criminal investigation department on Monday.

In the meantime, the boy has been taken to police clinic in Akure where he is currently receiving treatment.

A popular social media influencer, Yemi Fash followed the case to the clinic and he is not willing to back out until justice is served.