A pregnant woman identified as Faith Okiemute has allegedly hacked her husband to death in Delta state over extramarital affair.
According to reports gathered by our respondents, the incidents was said to have happened on Monday, 15th of March, at Ekrejebor axis of Ughelli town in Ughelli North Local Government of the state. It was reported that the 22-year-old woman later fled to the Ughelli ‘A’ Division Police, immediately after committing the crime, to escape jungle justice.
An eyewitness who spoke to reporters said, “The woman was angry that her husband did not spend the night at home. After his return, she accused him of having been with another woman and macheted him in one of his hands and abdomen.”
“She ran to Ughelli ‘A’ Division police to report herself while friends of her husband rushed him to the Ughelli Central Hospital where he was confirmed dead. Angered by his death, the friends brought and dumped his corpse at the entrance of the Ughelli ‘A’ Division of the Nigeria Police which led to sporadic shooting by the police to disperse the crowd.”
The Delta state Police Acting Public Relations Officer, DSP Bright Edafe, has confirmed the incident, and added that investigation is currently ongoing.
The pregnant woman is said to have two children with a former husband before marrying the man she hacked to death.