The Anambra Police Command, Thursday, announced the arrest of one Chinelo Udogu for allegedly flogging her three-year old maid to death and dumping the remains in a bush. The incident happened at Amikwo, Awka, Anambra State.
DSP Ikenga Tochukwu, Anambra State police public relations officer, told Adadainfo that the case has been transferred to the state CID, Awka.
According to him, “The suspect has been arrested and the victim’s body recovered. The lesson for us to learn is that we should be cautious when angry and desist from going physical when correcting our children.”
He said the case had been transferred to state Criminal Investigation Department for a discretion investigation.
The suspect, our correspondent gathered, beat her maid to death and dumped the corpse in a bush.
The suspect confessed that, “I beat her and she started convulsing, so I took her to Kings (hospital). Getting there, she died, so I threw her body here.”