After quarreling with her husband, 28-year-old Clara allegedly commits suicide

 

After an alleged heated quarreling with her husband, 28-year-old Mrs Clara Vincent, has a committed suicide by drinking sniper.

City Round learnt that the deceased, who lived on Ebewi Street at Agodo area of Lagos State with her husband, was rushed to the General Hospital, Isolo, Lagos where she was confirmed dead.

Her cousin, Mr Lawrence John, who reported the case to the police, said the family suspected foul play, alleging that the husband had a hand in her death.

He said, “My cousin, Clara, was said to have taken her own life after drinking sniper. She was rushed to the General hospital, at Isolo, where she died.

“We were surprised that the husband had packed up the body and ready to take her to his hometown in Umuezeala in Imo State for burial without the knowledge of her family members. We suspect that the husband killed her based on the misunderstanding they had in previous times.”

The Punch reported that the husband has been and he’s undergoing interrogation.

John added, “Her remains have been deposited at the hospital mortuary for autopsy. The husband has been arrested by the police and the case has been transferred to the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Panti, for further investigation.”

The Police Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana confirmed the incident, stating that investigation was ongoing.

He said, “I am aware of the case and I can tell you that investigation is ongoing while we await the result of the autopsy.” (Punch)