An angry mob in Etitiama Nkporo, Arochukwu Local Government Area of Abia State has killed one Kalu Ilum for purportedly murdering his wife.
The man Kalu Ilum purportedly shot his wife in the mouth over a quarrel that started at home before the woman left for her shop. Kalu’s corpse was also set ablaze by the angry mob.
It was gathered that the angry mob, who went in search of the man, eventually found him hiding in a disused well. They fished him out, beat him to death and set his body ablaze.
It was also learnt that his house destroyed by the angry mob before descending on him.
According to a resident of the area; the woman was not a violent woman, She owned a restaurant in the village, many leaving around can even testify the woman’s way of life.
We were told that she was supporting her family with the proceeds of the business while the husband was not contributing anything.
Geoffrey Ogbonna, the police Spokesperson in the state, said he was yet to be informed about the incident.