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Man kills his friend with scissors for taking his cap

By Mason White 5:19 PM December 18, 2014

By: Feng Qian
A man was arrested on charges of murder after allegedly killing his friend with scissors for taking his cap, police in Nigeria said.

The Lagos Police Department said that they arrested 28-year-old Joseph Agwugho, after being accused of killing Enya Okpara, by stabbing him in the face with scissors on Wednesday just after 7:00 p.m.

According to the police investigation, Agwugho and Okpara were fighting over a cap when the suspect took scissors and stabbed the victim in the neck three times.

Okpara was rushed to the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Agwugho, who lives at 18 Iyenafija, Bariga, was charged with one count of murder.

The suspect was brought before the Ebute Meta Chief Magistrate’s Court, where he was remanded into the Ikoyi Prisons after being denied bail.