A married woman and mother of two, Uchechi Ogoke, was stabbed to death while her two children were injured by suspected armed robbers in Ihitte Uboma local government area in Imo state today June 30.
According to an eyewitness, the woman’s husband is based in Malaysia. In the early hours of Tuesday June 30, neighbors woke up to see the woman in a pool of her own blood while her two kids and the house help were injured. The eyewitness said the unidentified persons also took away her ATM card.
The police were invited and her body has been evacuated and deposited in the mortuary.
The spokesperson of the state police command, SP Orlando Ikeokwu, confirmed the incident, saying an investigation into the incident has commenced.
”The persons broke into her house through the window with a gun and a matchete. They beat her and stabbed her all over her body until she gave up the ghost. They stole her jewelries and the sum of N28,000” Ikeokwu said.