I Murdered Her So I Can Inherit All Her Properties – Suspect Confesses.
Police detectives of the Intelligence Response Team (IRT) have apprehended four suspects in connection with the kidnapping and killing of the late Mrs Nneka Nwanyi- Sunday Emeh Kalu who was earlier said to have been missing and later found dead in a cassava farm on August 29, 2021, in Ngugworo Community in Nguzu Edda in Afikpo South, Ebonyi State.
The arrested suspect were all identified as; Irem Ifeanyi Mbah, Igwe Anya Chima, Okorie Okam, and Emeh Kalu who is the husband of the deceased and the key suspect.
The suspects were said to be within the age bracket of 25– 40 years and all indigenes and residents of Nguzu Edda village in Afikpo South Local Council Area of Ebonyi State.
The Police Public Relations Officer, CP Frank Mba made known on Wednesday that investigations into the death of the victim followed complaints gotten from the people of Ngugworo community, Ebonyi State, a border town to Abia State where the victim resided when the decomposing body of the late Mrs Kalu was seen in their community.
Serious investigations were done by the police which led to the arrest of the four suspects. It was discovered that Emeh Kalu who is the husband of the deceased, in a bid to fraudulently and hastily ‘ inherit’ his wife’s numerous assets including landed property, houses, money in the bank and thriving business, etc, asked five able young men who are criminal elements to stage the kidnapping of his wife by luring her to meet him at a junction to pick up somethings for the house.
She was strangled and killed by these heartless men.
The man confessed to the police for being responsible for her death and how his hunger for wealth made him commit the crime.
The police have assured that more investigations are been done and they will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.
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