Raphael Solomon, 53, was reported to have caught his wife and another man having sex in a Cassava processing mini-plant in Bayelsa state and shot the lover to death. The incident was reported in Aduku community of the Sagbama Local Government Area of the state on Wednesday.
Having been inundated of his wife’s tryst, Solomon trailed her to the deceased’s cassava farm, which was where Solomon and his wife processed their cassava. The 27-year-old deceased, named Bernard, purportedly owned a large cassava farm. Spokesman for the Bayelsa State Police Command, Asinim Butswat, said the incident happened at about 2.30pm.
He said, “A team of detectives, led by the Divisional Police Officer, Sagbama division, has arrested the suspect.
“Raphael alleged that the deceased was having an affair with his wife, Joy. Investigation is ongoing.”