Italian police have arrested an Italian man in the brutal beating murder of a disabled Nigerian street beggar in the seaside town of Civitanova Marche.
Horrified tourists and bystanders watched and filmed the murder without making any attempt to intervene.
Emergency service workers unsuccessfully attempted to resuscitate Ogochukwu and he was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Nigerian Embassy in Rome said in a statement on Saturday that the victim, identified as 39-year-old Alika Ogochukwu, was beaten to death with his own crutch by an Italian.man.
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