A 25-year-old pregnant woman, Oyinye Chime, has been arrested by Anambra state police, for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend, Eleyi Azubuike, to death at his home in Ochiagha street in Nkpor, an area in the state on Wednesday, September 2,2020.
According to the spokesperson of the police command, Muhammed Haruna, he said the police received a report of the alleged murder and immediately went to the crime scene in Nkpor.
In a statement, he said:
‘Preliminary investigation revealed that the deceased allegedly impregnated the suspect and wanted an abortion which she declined and demanded some money for her upkeep which the deceased also refused to oblige. He said this eventually led to a scuffle between the couple that resulted in the deceased being stabbed to death.
Detectives attached to Ogidi Division led by the DPO CSP Ekuri Remigius rushed the victim who was found in a pool of his blood to Iyi Enu Mission hospital Ogidi for medical attention where he was certified dead by the medical doctor on arrival.
According to the reports, He said the deceased body revealed a stab wound on his chest while a blood-stained Kitchen knife was also recovered at the crime scene.
However, the case it’s still under investigation as more circumstances surrounding the murder will be revealed in due time