Man Murders Pregnant Lover, Buries Her Body in His Apartment

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River State Police Command have arrested a man identified as Prince Owabie (aka J-boy), for killing and burying his girlfriend body in his apartment.

Owabie is believed to have murdered his girlfriend identified as Better Nwabueze and buried her body last Sunday.

According to the NATION,  Owabie was apprehended at his home at Rumuepirikom in Obio/Akpor Local Government, and confessed that he committed his crime.

Residents in the area revealed that Owabie is always fond of beating his late girlfriend who lived with him.

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Better’s cousin revealed that she (the victim) went to pick up her propertirs from Owabie’s home on Sunday and an they had an argument which resulted in a fight that led to her death.

“It was as if she knew J-boy would kill her, because she told her sister she was going to the suspect’s home. During the fight, she called her sister, telling her in tears that her boyfriend wanted to kill her,” he said.

Talking to newsmen, the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in charge of  Rumuepirikom Police Station, Emmanuel Wagbara, confirmed that Owabie was arrested following a tip-off.

Wagbara said when the suspect was interrogated on the deceased’s whereabouts, he revealed that she was in his house, but later left for her house and since then has not heard from her.

“We were not satisfied with his explanation, so early this morning (yesterday), we searched his house and discovered a shallow grave in his room. He then confessed that he buried the girl in the grave,” he said.

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