Young Woman Arrested For Murdering Her 3-Year-Old Stepson In Enugu State (Photo)
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Police Operatives attached to 9th Mile Police Division in the Enugu state police command have arrested 29-year-old Nnenna Egwuagu of Umulumgbe in Udi L.G.A., for allegedly administering a noxious substance to her three (3) years old stepson, one Wisdom Egwuagu, thereby causing his sudden death. A statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, ASP Daniel Ndukwe, states that her husband and father of the deceased child, one Justine Egwuagu, who reported the incident to the Police, alleged that the unusual actions of the suspect towards the child caused his death.
''Preliminary research suggests that the suspect confessed to having administered the noxious substance to the child. She claimed that her motion was due to her husband's incapacity to take care of her and their daughter; and that she wanted the kid to grow to be sick so her husband should spend cash to deal with him. The child turned into showed dead within the sanatorium and his corpse deposited within the mortuary for autopsy", 'the declaration read in element.
Ndukwe stated the field of the noxious substance and syringe she utilized in administering the substance to the kid has been recovered, even as in addition thorough research into the case is ongoing on the State CID, Enugu. He delivered that the Commissioner of Police, CP Mohammed Ndatsu Aliyu, whilst describing the act as callous and unfortunate, has counseled couples to really love each other, live peaceably regardless of the situation and use each prison and/or morally applicable way to solve their differences.[NewsNaira]