The Delta State Police Command has arrested a 22-year-old woman identified as Hope David for allegedly stabbing her lover, Justice Esiri, 24, to death.
9news Nigeria gathered that the incident occurred at about 1 pm on Thursday, September 3, in Abraka, Ethiope East council area of the state.
According to reports gathered by 9news Nigeria , the lovers had a misunderstanding, which later led to a fight during which Hope stabbed Justice with a kitchen knife.
The victim was reportedly rushed to the General Hospital, Abraka, but was confirmed dead by a doctor, NaijaCover Reports.
Spokesperson for the command, DSP Onome Onovwakpoyeya, who confirmed the incident to on Saturday, September 5, said the suspect is in police custody.
The corpse has since been deposited at a mortuary.