The Delta State Police Command has arrested one Dada, a mother of eight children, forallegedly stabbing her husband, Jonathan, to death in Otomi community, Uwheru, in Ughelli Local Government Area of Delta State.
The suspect. who is also pregnant, returned late from work on Monday, April 5, 2021, when an argument ensued between her and her husband.
The argument escalated into a fight and the woman allegedly stabbed the deceased with a knife, the Punch quoted an eyewitness as saying.
“The wife used to come home late from work and the husband had warned her to stop. On the date of the incident, the wife came home late as usual and the husband accused her of flouting his instructions.
“They started arguing on the matter, but all of a sudden, the wife took a knife and started chasing the husband till she stabbed him to death,” the eyewitness stated.
Edafe Bright, the acting Public Relations Officer of the command, who confirmed the incident said: “The command is aware of the matter and the woman was arrested by policemen from the Ughelli Police Station and the matter was transferred to the state CID today (Wednesday).”