A woman has been arrested by the Delta state police command for allegedly killing the father of her two children with the heel of her shoe over alleged infidelity.
The incident occurred on Saturday afternoon, January 23, in Ugbuwangwe community, Warri South Local Government Area of the state.
According to reports, the suspect allegedly used the heel of her shoe to hit the deceased identified as Sylvester Etsebaghranro after accusing him of infidelity. He slumped and died on the spot but she has since denied the allegation.
Confirming the incident, the spokesperson of the command, DSP Onome Onovwakpoyeya, who confirmed told Vanguard on the phone that the suspect has been apprehended.
“We arrested her to keep her in protective custody. And so that we can find her whenever she is needed. The lady has made some confessions to the Police about the incident. But nobody from the family or around has come to report the matter. So we are going on with the statement of the woman that she didn’t use her shoe on him till we get anything different. The investigation is on.” she added.
Onovwakpoyeya said the remains of the deceased had been deposited in a morgue.