From Umar Dankano,Yola.
The Management of Lilly Model primary school Yola have been thrown into mourning over the gruesome murder of a nursery session pupil, Master David Tarfa aged 4 years old by a friend to his family.
The killer suspect, John Pwaddon who was on visit from Lagos was left in the parlor of the family house along with the deceased and his young sister when the incident happened.
Sources close to the family indicated that when the suspect was slicing the throat of his innocent victim,his screaming attracted the attention of the mother who was in the kitchen preparing breakfast for the children.
Also the father who was said to be in a deep sleep in the bedroom was also attracted by the shout of the younger sister of the deceased.
When the parents were attracted to the scene of the incident,they met the killer suspect and the deceased in pool of his blood to their astonishment and they accordingly alerted the police.
In an interview with the father of the deceased Mr.Stepthen Tarfa, he explained that the killer suspect has been a long standing friend of his,who they lived together in Lagos sometimes ago.
According to Tarfa, since they parted ways in Lagos over ten years ago, they haven’t set eyes on each other again until when the estranged friend came calling on an unannounced visit.
“I never knew this old friend came purposely to come and kill my lovely son and put the entire family in serious agony, “ he lamented.
Confirming the ugly incident, Adamawa State Police Command described the gruesome murder of the small boy as horrific and callous.
The spokesman of the Command, DSP Suleiman Nguroje said that the killer suspect has confessed to the crime and that he will be charged to the court today (Wednesday).