A 24 years old man identified as Vincent Edwin have been arrested by the Bayelsa state police command after he allegedly killed his wife Joy with a matches.
According to report, Edwin attacked and killed his wife while she was out fishing with one of their neighbour Juliet Philip.
NGHUBS is yet to ascertain the motive behind the alleged killing which occurred on Sunday at Boro Camp , Kaiama , in the Kolokuma / Opukuma Local Government Area of Bayelsa state .
The Police Public Relations Officer , Bayelsa State Command , Asinim Butswat , confirmed the killing .
Butswat said , “ On November 5 , 2017 , at about 8 . 30 pm , one Edwin Vincent , a native of Uwheru, in the Ughelli North LGA , Delta State, but residing at Boro Camp , Kaima, in Bayelsa State , attacked and killed his wife , Joy , 21 years old. ”
He said the suspect had been arrested and he had confessed to the crime , adding that investigation was ongoing to ascertain the motive behind the murder .