Man Who Slaughtered Family Arrested By Police

Richard Ginika Izuora

The Ebonyi State Police Command, have arrested a man who allegedly hacked his wife, Mercy, and six-year-old son, Simpson, to death.

The incident occurred at Isiofumini village, Ishieke community area of the state on Wednesday, October 6, 2021.

The suspect Kenneth Nwoha reportedly woke up in the morning and went berserk, killing his wife, son and then also injured six other persons; including a seven-year-old boy; as well as a 60-year-old man.

Spokesperson of the Command, Loveth Odah, said: “He is currently undergoing a medical check-up to ascertain whether he is actually mentally-deranged. The six victims who were critically attacked are receiving treatment at a hospital while the remains of the slain have been deposited in a mortuary.”

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