Goodluck Amaechi is in serious agony as his wrist has been cut off with sharp matched by a 61- years -old Jeremiah Obi for, for an allegedly trying to steal his crayfish.
The incident happened on June 7, at about 12.20. pm around Okokomaiiko area.
The matter was reported by Doris Isaac of No.6 Ajanaku Street, Okokomaiko.
According to Lagos State police spokesman, Bala Elkana, “She reported at Okokomaiko Police Station that on the same date at about 8.20 a.m, her foster son, Goodluck Amaechi of the same address, 11 years old, was attacked with a machete by one Jeremiah Obi for 61 years old of No.14 Isha Ibrahim Street, Mechanic Bus Stop, Mebamu, Okokomaiko and cut off his right hand.
“The victim was rushed to Igando General Hospital. The suspect alleged that, he saw the victim around his Fish pond and thought that he came to steal his fish, that is why he attacked him”.
Elkana said the investigation was ongoing and the suspect would be charged to Court.