Tragedy struck in Arogbo axis of Ese Odo Local Government Area of Ondo State when a mentally derailed man strangulated a 17 -year-old student to death.
According to Daily Trust, Beke Meretighan, a JSS 3 student of Ijaw National High School in Arogbo was reportedly attacked by the ‘mad man’ while he was writing his West Africa Examination Council (WAEC).
Eyewitnes accounts says the enraged madman found his way into the school premises after the students had allegedly mocked him.
According to one of the eyewitnesses, who pleaded anonymity to Daily Trust, the students ran helter-skelter as the madman forced his way into the classes where they writing their examination.
He added that Meretighan was unfortunate as he could not run fast and was in the process caught by the madman who placed his head under his shoulder before strangling him to death.