Operatives of the Lagos state Police command, the Surulere division have arrested a 23 year old lady identified as Stella Peter for allegedly stabbing her 25-year old hubby, Bala Haruna to death.
Naija News understands that Stella stabbed her hubby over her daughter’s birthday.
The incident was reported to have occurred around 6:00 am Tuesday in the Surulere area of Lagos state.
While confirming the incident, the Lagos Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Bala Elkana said homicide detectives from Surulere Division arrested one Stella Peter for stabbing her hubby, Bala Haruna to death.
He said the couple, who were are yet to be married lived together at No 2 Tejuosho Avenue, Surulere, Lagos, for three years and had a baby who just turned one.
“An argument ensued between them which turned violent and the woman used a kitchen knife to stab the man in the back which led to his death.
“The woman accused the man of refusing to release money for their daughter’s birthday party. Homicide detectives from the State Criminal Investigation Department, Yaba have taken over the investigation. The suspect confessed to the commission of the crime. She will be charged to court for murder,” Elkana said.