Police sergeant kills her former husband because he came to visit her daughterBy Mason White 2:46 PM July 15, 2015
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By: Mahesh Sarin
A police sergeant was arrested on a charge of murder after allegedly killing her former husband when he came to visit her daughter, police in Nigeria said.
Delta State police said that they have arrested the police officer identified as Sergeant Helen, after being accused killing Kelechi Aririguzo, who was also a police officer.
According to the police investigation, Kelechi was beaten to death when he visited the home of Helen, in order to see his daughter.
When Kelechi entered Helen’s home, she called her neighbors to say that someone is trying to kidnap her daughter. Several youngsters from the area gathered at Helen’s home and attacked Kelechi.
Investigators said that Helen became angry because her former husband wanted to rekindle the relationship with his daughter. Police said that they arrested Helen along with several other suspects who beat Kelechi.
They were all charged with one count of murder before being booked into jail.