SHOCKING: Husband Allegedly Poisons Wife For Not Bearing Him ChildrenBy KELLYCHI 06:52 Tue, 30 Jul 2013 Comments
The Police in Ondo State have arrested a
47-year-old bricklayer, Damilare Olotu, for
allegedly poisoning his wife, Mary, for
The 45-year-old Mary who hailed from
Kwara State was a trader and had been
having running battle with the suspect over
her inability to conceive.
Reports had it that following the condition
of the deceased the suspect married a
second wife, Kemi, from Igbara Oke area
of the state who bore him two children.
The suspect who is from Akure used to
live with the deceased in Ibuji, Ifedore
council area of the state.
It was alleged that the second wife
reportedly insisted on packing into the
suspectâ€™s house but the deceased resisted.
The junior brother to the deceased, Mr.
Lawrence Omotosho, told newsmen that
the suspect and the second wife connived
to poison his sister.
According to him, the sister had told him
that the suspect had threatened to kill her.
Omotosho asked the police to investigate
the matter thoroughly and bring the culprit
Also the only child of the deceased from
her former marriage, Shola Olatunji who is
an undergraduate in Kogi State said the
family of her late mother warned her not to
re-marry but she refused.
Contacted, the police image maker, Wole
Ogodo, said investigation into Maryâ€™s death
was on-going, noting that the case has
been transferred from Igbara Oke to the
headquarters in Akure for further
Meanwhile, the corpse of the deceased has
been deposited in mortuary for autopsy.
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