Tragedy as Man strangles wife to death during sleep in Ondo
A middle- aged man, identified as Gbenro has been alleged to have strangulated his wife, Wayeṣọla to death in Ondo town, Ondo state.
The sad incident happened at Salvation Army Street, Odojọmu, Ondo early morning on Monday.
Our correspondent reports that the ugly incident was witnessed by their five-year old daughter of how her mother was killed .
She said she saw her father on the bed turning her mum’s neck when she was going to toilet .
She added that her father threatened to kill her when she made an attempt to run outside to seek the help of their neighbours.
She said she later saw her mum’s lifelessly body beside her father on the bed while their neighbours came to cover her with cloth.
It was gathered that the neighbours that alerted the deceased brother on phone.
They locked up the man and the lifeless body of his wife inside the room so that he won’t be able to escape as the deceased brother went to Enuowa station in Ondo city to report the matter.
Spokesperson of the the state police command, Tee- Leo Ikoro said the accused’s case had been transferred to the state CID for further investigation.