Chitere Okoronkwo, a female undergraduate of the Federal University of Technology, Owerri has been arrested by the Operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Imo State Police Command for allegedly k!killing her ex-boyfriend, Johnmark Osigwe.
According to the state Commissioner of Police, Dasuki Galadanchi, the 20-year-old Okoronkwo masterminded the k!lling of her estranged lover at Nkwo-Orji on August 8, 2018 and was nabbed on Monday at Ama-Wire Urratta in the Owerri North Local Government Area of the state.According to him, the undergraduate allegedly.
The CP said,
“Chitere Okoronkwo, 20, of Umualumaku village in the Ehime Mbano Local Government Area of Imo State, was arrested at Ama-Wire Uratta in Owerri, Imo State by SARS operatives on Monday.
“She was arrested in connection with the k!lling of one Johnmark Osigwe, 24, at Nkwo-Orji in Owerri on August 16, 2018. It is important to note that the decea$ed was a boyfriend to the suspect.
“When their relationship got sour and ended, the girl demanded compensation. The decea$ed, due to persistent thr€ats to life before being a$$assinated, had paid N1.8m for shop rent and N2m for interior decoration of the shop to the estranged girlfriend.
“Not done with the thr€ats, she demanded N3m, which the decea$ed gave through a lawyer. Before the money was finally paid to the lady, he was k!lled inside his Mercedes SUV.
“After his d€ath, the lady fled to South Africa. Okoronkwo has confessed that she told a guy that she wanted the victim d€ad due to their misunderstanding.”
Galadanchi said the suspect would be charged to court at the end of the investigation.