A 19-year-old kid recognized as Junior Omo Shaba has cut to death his darling, Matilda Odiri, and left her body by the roadside.
The occurrence occurred at No. 2, Akugbe Street, Off Siluko street, Ogida, Egor nearby government territory of Edo State.
It was learnt that the perished, who is 18 years of age, was killed yesterday inside her sweetheart’s room amid a contention.
The perished was said to have gone to her sweetheart’s home to spend the night when she was cut with a blade on her correct upper bosom.
Witnesses said the casualty was wounded at around 11pm after she blamed her sweetheart for having illicit relationships with different young ladies.
The sweetheart purportedly dumped her body by the street side subsequent to murdering her, to cover his deeds.
He was said to have fled when his dad alarmed the police.
Police Public Relations Officer in the State, DSP Chidi Nwabuzor, stated: “the suspect is presently in care at the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID).
“The speculate admitted that he killed his sweetheart and dumped her body in the city to cover his malicious deed after a contention followed between them around evening time.
“Shaba told the police that he slaughtered his better half with a blade which she used to peel a few oranges they took that night.”
As per him, it was an instance of murder and the suspect would before long be summoned in court