Police arrest man who tied his wife to generator till dawn
From Lucky Lawal Lagos
The Ogun state police command has arrested one 37 years old Ifeanyi Ajaero for tying his wife Obiageli Ajaero to a Generator set till dawn after she has been seriously battered.
According to the Police Public Relation Officer,Abimbola Oyeyemi, the incident happened at Ewooluwo Shagamu in Shagamu local government area of the state.
The suspect who is a member of the already disbanded merchant Navy has been beating his 28 years old wife on slight provocation and on this faithful day after beating her used an hand cuff to chain his wife who has become so weak as a result of serious beaten from the wicked husband. The people in the neighborhood, who has been witnessing frequent beaten Of the wife by the suspect alerted the police of the latest happening consequent upon which the DPO Shagamu SP Aduroja Moses led his men to the scene, rescued the victim and got the suspect arrested.
On interrogation, he admitted chaining the woman to a generator, but he claimed that his action is for self defence.
The Commissioner of police CP Ahmed Iliyasu who described the action of the suspect as height of wickedness has ordered the immediate transfer of the case to Anti human trafficking and child labour unit of the state investigation and intelligence department for further investigation and prosecution. The CP therefore warned residents of the state that the command will not tolerate any act of domestic violence no matter who is involved.