Daily Trust : 2020-10-15

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DAILY TRUST, Thursday, October 15, 2020 NEWS 37 Like us on follow us on Twitter: Facebook.com/dailytrust @daily_trust Man bathes wife with acid From Iniabasi Umo, Uyo conjunctio­n with some youths of Mbiakpan Ikot Edim. “Investigat­ion revealed that the suspect poured raw acid on his wife, one Margaret Okon-Abasi Etim, aged 40, on Friday, while she was sleeping, which led to her death,” he said. Macdon said that investigat­ion was still ongoing to determine the reason behind his action. The police spokesman said that the suspect had confessed to the crime during interrogat­ion. “During interrogat­ion, the suspect confessed to the crime and the suspect will be charged to court at the completion of investigat­ion,” Macdon said. Macdon appealed to spouses to resolve family issues amicably rather than resorting to violence, adding that the command would not relent in apprehendi­ng and prosecutin­g offenders. T he police in Uyo have arrested a man for bathing his wife with acid at Mbiakpan Ikot Edim in Ibiono Ibom Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom. Spokespers­on for the Police Command in Akwa Ibom, SP Odiko Macdon, said in a statement that the suspect was arrested through their operatives at ‘D’ Division, Itam, in „