WOMAN KILLS BRIDE OVER CLOTHES

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A dispute between two neighbours in Ajah area of Lagos State over clothes last Wednesday, has led to the death of one of them, and landed the other in police net.

Helen Okeke and her neighbour, simply identified as Rose(her dead body pictured) had engaged in a fight at their Okota Housing Estate residence after the latter accused the former of pouring urine on her clothes, which she washed and spread on the wire to dry up.

The physical battle between Rose, who had her wedding scheduled for later in the year, and Helen happened around 5pm, and was brought to the notice of the landlady, Alhaja Iyabo Hamzat whose plea to the warring parties fell on deaf ears.

Tragedy struck when during the fight, Rose slumped and died after Helen slit her throat with kitchen knife.

Consequently, Helen was arrested by security operatives from Ajah Police Division, Ajiwe and later moved to the State Department of Criminal Investigation, Yaba.

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