A 37 years old man allegedly pushed down his girlfriend from the 5th floor of a five storey building following a quarrel.
This incident took place on the early hours of Saturday morning at about 6:30am, at N0.6 Orakwe close, fizzle Awada Obosi in Idemili North LGA of Anambra State.
The Anambra State Police Command Public Relation Officer, CSP Haruna Mohammed who confirmed the incident, said that Police operatives attached to Awada Division visited the scene, photographed the victim and rushed her to Bex hospital Onitsha for medical attention but was certified dead on arrival by a medical doctor.
“Consequently, preliminary inquiry from the occupants of the compound revealed that the girl was allegedly pushed down from the room of one Nonso Eze ‘m’ aged 37years of same address who is occupying the 5th floor following a quarrel. Suspect was subsequently arrested and search executed in his apartment where a pair of female slippers and unused condom was recovered as exhibits.
“Meanwhile, corpse was deposited at the hospital mortuary for autopsy while investigation is ongoing to ascertain circumstances surrounding the incident after which suspect will be brought to book,” Mohammed said.