By Emmanuel Nweze, Enugu
Love turned awry as a man whose name was given as Okonkwo Chinuzor from Obe in Nkanu West Local Government Area of Enugu State struck his lover to death over a misunderstanding yet to be established.
It was gathered that the incident took place on December 9, 2018, when suspect, Okonkwo Chinuzor allegedly hit his lover Nkemakonam Chinweuba Onovo of about 48 years with a wooden frame following what he felt as a slight provocation.
It was also gathered that when Nkemakonam Chinweuba Onovo was hit on the head, she became unconscious and was later rushed to the hospital where she was confirmed dead.
According to the police spokesman, Ebere Amaraizu, the dead body of the deceased is now deposited at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital mortuary Ituku/Ozalla Enugu state for autopsy while the arrested suspect is helping the operatives in their investigation.