A man in Bayelsa State who was identified as Vwede is on the run after killing his 2-year-old son by excessive beating.
The incident was reported to have happened on Sunday, 26th of September, along Imiringi road in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State.
Reports made it known that Vwede is from Delta State, and after excessively flogging his son, the son lost consciousness and he rushed him down to Ruthmore Hotel road at Immiringi.
Vwede had been on the run since the hospital staff informed him that the boy had died.
The hospital staff then contacted the Police and Do Foundation, a non-governmental organization that was in the campaign against gender violence and the protection of the child.
SP Asinim Butswat, the spokesperson of the State Police Command confirmed the incident and said that Vwede had been on the run and his whereabouts is unknown.