Farmer Killed Thief Caught Harvesting His Cocoa Seeds In Benin

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Feb 10, 2015 – Farmer Killed Thief Caught Harvesting His Cocoa Seeds In Benin City Edo State 

A farmer identified as Obozoke is awaiting trial for the murder of 58-year-old Omoniyi Oguare whom he caught harvesting his cocoa seeds on his farm in Benin city.

According to police sources, the farmer engaged the alleged thief in a physical battle in which both sustained deep machete cuts.

The farmer however overpowered the victim and cut him 2 times on the head which eventually led to his death. Obozoke has been detained by police.