Abia - A man has been arrested in the Ohafia Local Government Area of Abia State for allegedly raping and killing a 36-year-old woman, Punch reports.
The 60-year-old suspect, identified as Emma Ukwa was arrested by a vigilance group.
It was gathered that the suspect raped the victim, identified only as Josephine, in a farm in the area on Friday.
A source said, “Ukwa confessed to have developed a lust for the lady after seeing her half naked while taking her bath in the village stream.
“Ukwa said he only wanted to have sex with the victim, but later killed her when she insisted that she would expose him.”
It was gathered that Ukwa was exposed when a friend of the deceased went to the farm to find out what kept her back for a long time, but found her lifeless body there according to Gistmaster.
- News 24