Abia State College of Education student stabbed to death over a quarrel with his uncle’s girlfriend
Abia State College of Education student stabbed to death, Chimezie Eli, 45, reportedly stabbed to death on the eve of Boxing Day the student whose name was given as Samuel Chimere Eli, 23, a native of Abayi village in Osisioma Ngwa Local Government.
A final year student was stabbed to death at the Abia State College of Education (Technical) Arochukwu (ASCETA).
According to sunnewsonline, It was noticed that the deceased had returned to the village in his mid-20s from his base in Umuahia on the 24th of December to spend the Christmas holidays with his father, but had a quarrel with the girlfriend of the uncle.
After the quarrel, a report revealed that Samuel thought all was over and went to sleep. Chimezie rushed in and stabbed him on the chest while Samuel was lying in his room.
An eyewitness said Samuel was stabbed instantly and was taken out of the room and was rushed to the hospital where he died on the lane.
Investigation revealed that the suspect was arrested and detained in the Osisioma Police Division, but that he will be transferred for further investigation and prosecution to the State CID in Umuahia.
Geoffrey Ogbonna, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), told newsmen that the incident had yet to be briefed.