Men of the Ogun state police command have arrested a 30-year-old housewife, Cynthia Olukiowu for allegedly stabbing one Habeeb Aremu, an 18-year-old nephew of her husband to death over a minor disagreement.
It was gathered that the suspect who is of no 2, Apogidonoyo street, Jafa Agbado was arrested following a distress call received by policemen attached to Agbado divisional.
Confirming the incident, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, Police spokesperson for the command said that the distress call revealed that a boy had been stabbed on the neck by his uncle’s wife, after a misunderstanding about a mirror glass allegedly broken by the deceased.
The spokesperson stated:
”It was the allegation that led to disagreement between the deceased and his uncle’s wife, subsequent upon which the suspect took a kitchen knife and used it to stab the deceased on his neck.
Upon the distress call, the Dpo Agbado division CSP Kehinde Kuranga quickly led his men to the scene, where the suspect was promptly arrested, and the victim who was in the pool of his own blood was rushed to hospital. He was unfortunately confirmed dead by the doctor on duty and his corpse was deposited at Ifo general hospital mortuary for autopsy.”