The Edo State Police Command has arrested a woman identified as Eki Ekhator, for allegedly killing her husband after grabbing his scrotum and squeezing it till he died.
The incident which happened at the Ukhiri community in the Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area of the state surprised many and the man was rushed to a nearby hospital, where he was confirmed dead.
According to a report, Eki regularly had misunderstandings with her husband anytime he comes home late and accuses him of having an affair with another woman.
An eyewitness stated, “On this occasion, the deceased slapped his wife and the woman went for his trousers and held on to his scrotum in a violent manner.”
“She held on to it even as the man was screaming for help before he later collapsed and was rushed to a hospital, where he was confirmed dead.”
The incident was confirmed by the homicide department of the state police command, it noted that investigation has commenced.
A source in the police revealed that the suspect has confessed to the crime and blamed the act on the devil.