By News Editor,
A wife of a Police Officer attached to Ughelli Area Command, simply identified as Mrs Elo was shot dead by suspected gunmen at Otovwodo in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State.
The deceased was a mother of two and a second wife before the unfortunate incident occurred. It was gathered by the this medium
According a source who spoke on anonymous condition, “The robbers came and robbed almost everybody in the compound and when they got to their apartment, they were finding it difficult to open the door.
“When they eventually had access to the house, they shot at Elo at a very close range and she died instantly and the other woman in the house was tied to a burglary in the house.
“The children were crying calling their mother who was in pool of blood to wake up and after which they slept with the corpse of their mother. We heard of their cry but we could not come out because of the trauma”. The source explained”.
However, the police officer (name withheld) has been receiving series of condemnation for throwing his wife out of the house because of alleged little misunderstanding.
Investigations indicates that Elo, until her death was a hawker before she was signed into fashion and designing by good Samaritans and that infuriated her husband.
Elo husband who is from Uwheru community threw her out of her matrimonial home because she never told him about her new job.
A visit to Ughelli ‘A’ Division, Police Officers were in mourning mood discussing the unfortunate incident.