By Temitope Adedeji, Akure
A middle-aged man, Gbenro has allegedly choked 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 gathered that the ugly incident was witnessed by their five-year-old daughter.
According to her, “I saw my father on the bed turning her mum’s neck when she was about going to the toilet.”
She added that her father threatened to kill her when she made an attempt to run outside to seek for help.
Our correspondent gathered that the neighbours 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 alerted police at Enuowa station in Ondo city.
The spokesperson of the state police command, Tee- Leo Ikoro said the accused’s case had been transferred to the state CID for further investigation.