Asabe a Nasarawa woman has allegedly poisoned her son to death while trying to kill her stepson at the Doma area of the state.
A family source revealed that Asabe on Tuesday poisoned food and kept it inside the stepson room while her son came back from Lafia and ate it.
A community resident who gave his only name as Ben, while confirming the incident disclosed that immediately Wilfred, the son ate the food he started purging and never recovered until he died.
He added that the deceased mother raised an alarm leading to the community residents assembling.
The deceased while purging uncontrollably said he ate a plate of food put on the table inside his brother’s room, pointing out that his mom was cooking the food while he left for Lafia.
Community residents who gathered at the deceased mother alarm started beating the woman and threatening to kill her before she confessed to having poisoned the stepson.
The case has since been reported to the police station while the deceased relatives were said to be threatening to kill the suspect if allowed to come out of the police custody.
Asabe confessed she wanted to kill her stepson because she does not like his mother.