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Police officer runs over his wife and kills her baby for taking $12 without his permission

By Mason White 4:47 PM November 5, 2014
Lucky, Dupe, and David Ikharia 

By: Feng Qian
A police officer became extremely angry after his wife took $12 without his permission, police in Nigeria said.

Lagos Police said that 34-year-old Lucky Ikharia, used his police vehicle to run over his wife, breaking her legs.

After running over his wife, Ikharia went home and fatally stabbed his baby David. Ikharia then took a knife and stabbed himself in an attempt to commit suicide.

Ikharia and his wife were transported to a nearby hospital, where they were said to be in critical condition. According to the police investigation, Ikharia became angry at his wife because she took N2,000 ($12) without his permission.

He ordered his wife to leave the apartment. The police officer grabbed his son out of his wife’s hands and told her that she will never see David again.

His wife, 30-year-old Dupe Ikharia, left the home and headed to her mother’s house. However, her husband was waiting in his police vehicle outside her mother’s home ready to attack.

Police recovered the knife and the vehicle at the suspect’s home.