THE Oyo State Police command is yet to unravel the circumstances that prompted a 37-year old man, Ismail Ajayi to hang himself in Ibadan.
The incident happened at Queens Cinema area of the city around 10.30 pm when the deceased reportedly came back from Ada, Osun Societygist learnt that the man who was a commercial driver hanged himself in his father’s house in Ibadan North West Local Government Area of Oyo State.
The shocked father of the deceased, Pa Ajayi told newsmen that his dead son had earlier complained of being cash-strapped, an issue that raised high suspicion.
According to the bereaved father, he said he was oblivious of the incident until one of his tenants called his attention to the tragic incident when he was coming from the hospital.
When asked further if he had any clue that could have forced the deceased to hang himself, he simply said he did not leave any suicide note to give room for the possible cause of his death.
We gathered that his dangling body could not be immediately removed as some sacrifice had to be made before the evacuation of the remains.
The police confirmed the incident adding that investigation was already being carried out to ascertain the cause of his death.