Police arrest woman for killing lover, recover SUV, N3m


A 27-year-old lady Lorretta Anoh, has been arrested by the police for allegedly killing her lover, Chikoka Emeka (36), in his apartment and carting away his belongings in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State on Wednesday.

Spokesman for the state police command, SP Odiko MacDon, in a statement made available to newsmen on Friday, said the suspect was arrested following a complaint the command received from a brother to the deceased.

The stolen property,which include automatic Mercedes Benz SUV and cash, SP Macdon said were recovered from the suspect by the police after a thorough search conducted on her abode.

According to him: “On 4/8/2021 at about 9:10am, following a complaint from one Collins Okpara ‘m’ of Afaha Road, Uyo that he contacted his brother, one Chikoka Emeka Henry ‘m’, 36 years of age via phone but couldn’t get a response, He decided to visit the said Chikoka in his apartment located at No. 2 Osongama Estate, Uyo.

On arrival, he found him lying in his pool of blood, dead. He further informed the police that his black 4Matic Mercedes Benz car with Reg. No. EKY 694 GP was removed from the car park.”