A 65-year-old hunter, Uchechukwu Nweke, has taken his life after allegedly killing his wife and son at the Amunike community in Awka North Local Government Area of Anambra State.
Mr. Nweke also reportedly set his house ablaze, with his murdered 29-year old son, Obinna Nweke engulfed in the flames.
The motive for his action is yet to be known.
Police spokesman Haruna Mohammed, confirmed the incident, saying the corpses of the victims have been deposited at the morgue for autopsy.
CSP Haruna said an investigation had commenced.