The police in Imo have arrested one Emeka Ezuruike for allegedly killing a 25-year-old neighbour who accused him of sleeping with a married woman.
Ezuruike, a native of Ubommiri in Rivers State, allegedly killed Victor Ikegwuonu who accused him of sleeping with a married woman.
Orlando Ikeokwu, the spokesperson of the Imo State command said in a statement that preliminary investigation revealed that the deceased, Victor Ikegwuonwu, was said to have informed a 52-year-old man, Pa Chijioke Anyiam, that his wife, 30-year-old Patience Anyiam, was involved in a hot romance with the suspect.
Ikookwu said that Emeka went to see Victor to ask him about the allegation, but both of them got into a serious fight during the enquiry, and in the process, Emeka Ezuruike stabbed Victor Ikegwuonu with pieces of broken bottles which led to his death
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.