We brought you earlier reports of a 14-Year-Old boy set ablaze by his mother for stealing an Mp3. Recent update on the said matter reveals that the boy is dead.
The teenager was confirmed dead in the early hours of today June 26th at the Federal Medical Centre, Umuahia where he was being treated for the serious burns he sustained
Prior to his death, his mother who has an history of beating the deceased with firewood was arrested by the police for tying up her only son and douzing him in fuel after which she set him ablaze
Ironically, the son pleaded with the poice to release his mother, and took responsibility for the circumstances that let to the sad events. He pleased wih the police and his mother promising not to do it again
Unfortunately, he couldn’t make it out of the hospital alive while his mother is still in police detention