Operatives of the Anambra State Police Command have nabbed one Kingsley Igwe of Nise for stabbing his wife, Oyinye Obi, to death.
It was gathered that Igwe, a native of Nise in the Awka South Local Government Area of Anambra, murdered his wife with a kitchen knife, in a circumstance that is yet to be discovered by the investigators.
Haruna Mohammed , who is the state Police Public Relations Officer confirmed the occurrence, disclosing Kingsley inflicted fatal injuries on his wife with the kitchen knife around 4 am on Thursday.
“At about 4am on Thursday, police operatives attached to 3-3 Police Station arrested one Kingsley Igwe, 35, of Nise in Awka South LGA but resident at Dueze Street Otigba in 3-3 Area of Anambra State.” He revealed.
Mohammed disclosed that police officers arrived the scene and hurried the victim to Apex Hospital for medical attention where she was announced deceased.
However, the victim’s carcass has been deposited at the hospital’s morgue for postmortem, while the knife used in committing the act was retrived and registered as an exhibit.