It was the father of the 35-year-old freeloader, who found his son's body at his flat in Gent.
Public prosecutors are unwilling to provide any details about how Titus met his end as the investigation is in an initial phase. Freeloading in restaurants was one of Titus's main activities. He was caught in fifty restaurants trying to leave without paying for his meal. In 2009 he received a six months' custodial sentence and was fined 1,650 euros.