19 July 2013
Husband Cuts Off Wife’s Private Parts For Rituals purpose..
Ogbafor, has murdered his
26yrs old wife, Ifeoma
Okorie and removed her
genitals and hair in the
Onicha-Isu area of Ebonyi
State, for money ritual
Briefing newsmen at Police headquarters in Abakaliki
on Wednesday Police PRO, DSP Sylvester Igbo, said
the corpse of the deceased was found in a bush
behind the couple's family house adding that it had
already started decomposing when a team of
policemen from the state command found it.
From what TON gathered, the husband took off to
Lagos after committing the crime. It was their
relatives that assisted the Police in tracking him
down as he is now in custody.
DSP Igbo said: "On July 12, 2013, a case of murder
was reported at Onicha-Isu, in Onicha Local
Government Area where it was alleged that one
Ifeoma Okorie, 26, wife to Okorie Ogbafor was
murdered and the corpse dropped in a bush behind
their family house.
"When the police team went to the place, on a closer
examination of the corpse, it was discovered that the
head of the woman was nearly severed from her body
and it was also discovered that her private part was
chopped off and parts of the hair shaved while the
corpse was already decomposing.
"It was taken to the Federal Teaching Hospital
mortuary for autopsy.
"It was after three days that her body was
discovered. However, in the effort to know the actual
perpetrator of the act, some people were arrested
and it was then that we discovered that Okorie
Ogbafor was the person behind the killing of his