A 25-year-old lady named Oyinye Chime has been arrested for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend to death for refusing to provide her with money for her to be able to raise her baby.
The deceased named Eleyi Azubuike who was a resident of Ochiagha Street, Nkpor in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra, Nigeria, was said to have impregnated the suspect and he wanted her to get an aborting and she declined because she wanted to keep the baby.
The suspect was angered by the deceased’s refusal to give her the money she wanted in order for her to keep up with the baby’s things which led to her stabbing him to death during an argument.
The police spokesperson, Mohammed, confirmed the incident, saying the body had been deposited at the hospital mortuary for autopsy.
He also stated that the case was under investigation.
The incident happened on the 2nd of September 2020, at about 22:10 inside the deceased’s room.
The deceased was found in a pool of blood and rushed to the hospital for medical attention where he was certified dead by the medical doctor on arrival.
A careful observation on the deceased body revealed stab wound on his chest while a blood-stained kitchen knife was also found at the scene.