Haruna said that the suspect clubbed his 19-year-old son, Auwalu Awaisu, over alleged theft.
He said that the suspect committed the crime on March 29, at Sumegu area of Kano metropolis.
The spokesman said that the victim was confirmed dead while receiving treatment at the Murtala Muhammad Specialist Hospital, Kano.
“Upon investigation, the father confessed to have used stick to flog his son.
“The suspect alleged that the deceased committed series of theft from his provision store,” he said.
According to him, the suspect will be charged to Court as soon as investigations are concluded. (NAN)