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Father allegedly stabbed to death by strange man

Father allegedly stabbed to death for stopping man from romancing his Daughter

Disaster struck on Wednesday when a young man simply identified as Paul stabbed his girlfriend’s father to death at Otu-Jeremi in Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State.

An eyewitness, who narrated the incident to newsmen said Paul stabbed the deceased during a vicious fight that broke out between both of them.

Explaining the cause of the fight, the eyewitness said the man returned home from a trip and caught Paul romancing his daughter, adding that “In the process of asking what was going on, an argument broke out and they started to fight.

“As they were fighting, the suspect stabbed the man with a broken bottle. The man died before he could get help”, the eyewitness added.


Confirming the incident, the state police command Public Relations Officer, Mr. Bright Edafe said: “The suspect went to a lady’s house. He claimed he heard a child crying, so he went there to carry the child when the deceased came and said ‘what are you doing with this child?’

“In the process, they started fighting and along the line, the suspect took a kitchen knife and stabbed the deceased,” he added

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