Chioma Onyegili, a 26 year old house maid has been hacked to death by her employer’s son because she refused to have sex with him.
In a report by I Reporter, the incident happened around 9pm. at 56 Ziks Avenue Fegge, Onitsha, on Wednesday, August 5.
Chioma was said to be living with her 70 year old employer and the son, known as Okechukwu, who is reported to have always bothered her for sex, but she was said to have always refused his advances.
On the fateful day, he reportedly used a machete and hacked her to death in apparent punishment for refusing his sexual advances.
Mr. Rabui Garba, the divisional police in charge of Fegge police station confirmed the incidence. He said when his office got the news, police officers promptly swung into action and arrested the suspect.
He said the suspect would be transferred to the state Criminal Investigation Department while the body had already been taken to the mortuary.
The suspect allegedly confessed to the crime and said he might have been hardened by similar criminal actions he had carried out in the past.
Meanwhile, two persons were reportedly beheaded while four others sustained varying degrees of injuries following an attack purportedly carried out by armed men.