A middle aged man identified as Chukwuemeka Obijofa, 28 have been arrested by the Anambra police for killing his wife and child with a shovel. HGS Media Plus reports.
The incident happened on Tuesday evening, January 26 at about 7:45pm at Ofufe Nza village, Ozubulu, in Ekwusigo LGA of Anambra State.
According to report, the suspect who went completely violent attacked and killed his wife, one Mrs Chisom Chukwuemeka, 26 and their child, Amanda Chukwuemeka, 4 with a shovel in their heads.
HGS Media Plus learnt that the suspect also attacked and wounded a vigilante man who tried to rescue the victims from him.
The victims were however confirmed dead after been taken to a nearby hospital in Ozubulu, Although, the vigilante is receiving treatment.
The commissioner of police, CP John B.Abang, directed the DPO to transfers the case to the State CID, Awka for discreet investigation know the actual cause of the incident, HGS Media Plus understands.