According to report, the incident occurred at Ajebo Village in Ijebu Igbo area, Ogun State around 3pm on Sunday.
Abimbola Oyeyemi, the state Police Public Relations Officer explained that the late Asimiyu and the suspect had been quarreled for some time over the woman they are both dating.
The late victim accused Mr. Akinrinmola for snatching his woman from him, while he warned him to free the woman. He said.
Following the warning, trouble begins between the two men, while the late Asimiyu crossed down the suspect when returning from his farm, leads to strong argument and ends up to the death of the victim.
Mr. Oyeyemi said when the suspect were interrogated, “ The suspect claimed that it was the deceased that brought out a machete and made attempt to hit him which prompted him too to bring out a dane gun and shot him to death .”
The Villagers reports the incident on a call to the police Divisional Headquarters in the area, while Agene James, the Divisional Police Officer leads the team to confirmed the incident and arrested Mr. Akinrinmola with his gun.
The Police Officer said that Ahmed Iliyasu, the state Commissioner of Police ordered the transferred of the suspect to Homicide Section of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department at Eleweran , Abeokuta , for further investigation.
He said the corpse of the victim has been taken to mortuary for autopsy,
The State Commissioner of Police used the opportunity to warns the Ogun state residents over taking laws into their hand, saying that anyone caught will be punished.