Men of the Imo state police command have apprehended a man identified as Emeka Ezuruike, who is a native of Ubommiri in Rivers State, for allegedly murdering a 25-year-old man, Victor Ikegwuonu who accused him of sleeping with a married woman.
According to a statement released by the spokesperson of the command, Orlando Ikeokwu, preliminary investigation showed that the deceased, Victor Ikegwuonwu, was said to have informed a 52-year-old man, Pa Chijioke Anyiam, that his wife Patience Anyiam, 30 yrs old, was involved in a hot romance with the suspect.
Sequel to that, Emeka went to see Victor to ask him about the allegation.
During the enquiry, both of them got into a serious fight and in the process Emeka Ezuruike stabbed Victor Ikegwuonu with pieces of broken bottles which led to the death of Victor Ikegwuonu.”the statement in part read
Ikeokwu said the suspect has been arrested and taken into custody and that he will be charged to court as soon as investigation into the matter is completed.