A member of the family who craved anonymity informed Vanguard that the suspect hailed from Umolo Olomu in Ughelli South Native Authorities Space.
The supply revealed that the couple have been married for over 15 years and have three daughters starting from 13 to eight years.
The couple, earlier than the flood, had been residing at Ellu in Isoko North Space in the home constructed by the deceased however relocated with the children to Owheologbo to stick with the mom after the flood hit their dwelling.
In keeping with the supply, “Aghogho and children relocated to Owheologbo with the children to stick with her mum as a result of flood which affected her dwelling.
“She had disagreement along with her husband David, earlier than David travelled to Bayelsa.
“David returned to fulfill her at Owheologbo on Saturday, the mother-in-law entertained him, earlier than he and Oghogho returned to Ellu that Saturday.
“All through Sunday to Wednesday, Oghogho’s quantity wasn’t going, solely David quantity was ringing however wasn’t he was not selecting. So on Wednesday our members of the family went to Ellu to test what was unsuitable.
“On getting there that Wednesday, the door was below lock and key. After a number of calls to David with out selecting they determined to look by the window’s internet, they tore the online and noticed Oghogho on the mattress immobile.
The supply said that the sight of Oghogho mendacity on the mattress prompted the members of the family to interrupt the door open solely to search out her lifeless with matchet minimize to her neck whereas sleeping.
They instantly knowledgeable the police of the unlucky incident.
After receiving the misery name, the safety personnels visited the scene and took Aghogho’s physique to the morgue.
The members of the family had been informed by some neighbors that they noticed Oghogho final on Sunday and once they requested David about his spouse on Tuesday he mentioned she has gone again to Owheologbo.
“The neighbours mentioned they noticed David within the city between Monday and Tuesday however didn’t see the spouse once more.
“On Thursday somebody noticed David at Ozoro and alerted the police who tracked him and arrested him.
“He has been transferred to Asaba now” the supply added.
Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Brilliant Edafe, in a textual content message, confirmed the arrest of the suspect to the aforementioned publication.