The police in Edo have arrested a 35-year-old man, simply identified as Uwaila, for shooting his wife and two sons dead in the Ovia North-East Local Government Area of the state.
The incident happened on Sunday at Ovbiogie village.
The suspect, who spoke to PUNCH, said his wife accused him of having extramarital affairs adding that she threatened to also go out with other men.
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Uwaila said he drove out of the house in anger and came back to see that his wife had locked herself and his sons inside one of the rooms.
He added that he shot through the door and the bullets hit them on the bed
The state Police Commissioner, Hakeem Odumosun, who visited the scene, said the suspect would be charged to court after investigation had been concluded.