Policeman Arrested For Killing Wife’s Lover In Delta

Policeman Arrested For Killing Wife’s Lover In Delta

By Nosa Eresoyen, Asaba

A 43-year-old police Sergeant, Melody Fatimiti Serving in Ughelli  Community n Delta State was on Sunday arrested for allegedly killing his wife”s Secret Lover.
It was gathered that the incident which took place at Oteri Community, Ughelli North area of the state has continued to elicit divergent views by residents of the area who described the murder of the secret lover of the policeman”s wife as demonic act.
Sources said the suspect had a misunderstanding with the wife, a mother of two children prior to the incident, and as a result, vacated his house for a hotel where he allegedly engaged in a sex romp with harlots.
Our Source further said that based on the strange relationship, the wife who had been accused of sleeping around was said to have brought in her secret lover to the house where they both slept on the fateful Thursday.
A neighbour who spoke with our correspondent on condition of anonymity said that the following Friday morning the policeman who was
alleged to have been called by a yet unidentified person, raced down to the house, and unfortunately for the secret lover, he caught him holding his wife”s waist, a situation he allegedly reached for a Knife to stab him in the stomach.
But the Police Commissioner in the state, Mustafa Muhammad who confirmed the arrest to Journalists on Monday in Asaba, said the suspect after allegedly killing the man, Fled into an unknown direction, adding that he was, however, arrested with the help of vigilante members in the community.
He said” the suspect is a serving police Sergeant in Ughelli police Division who allegedly killed his wife”s Secret Lover, he is currently being detained, and an investigation is ongoing.”
Unconfirmed sources said on several occasions the suspect had allegedly begged the victim, an oil worker whose name was yet be identified as at the time of this report to steer clear off his wife, but his plea was said to have fallen on deaf ears when their love relationship, this time around, waxed stronger.
Angered by what he saw, the Suspect was said to have threatened to kill the man before killing himself, a threat that was treated with a pinch of salt before the bubble burst.
Those who spoke to our correspondent on condition of anonymity blamed the wife of the suspect, adding the woman deserves to die for her sins.
The police boss who said the wife of the suspect had made the statement to the police, disclosed that the policeman admitted killing the victim in anger.

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