A 40 year old security guard is presently in police custody after his son died while receiving medical attention at the Georgetown Public Hospital.Azeez Khan, 18, a labourer of Better Hope, East Coast Demerara, died on Friday, one day after being admitted for head related injuries.
His father, Omar Khan reportedly dealt the teen a blow ro the head on Saturday during an argument. Afer the teenager died at the hospital, the father went to report the death to the police but instead of telling detectives that he lashed the young man to the head, he said the young man fell from a ladder.
He however could not tell the police where the incident of the fall took place. Persons who were familiar with the incident told detectives what really occurred.
The police then commenced their investigation and they arrested the father who later confessed that he indeed lashed his son to the head during an argument. The police are continuing their investigations into the matter.