Tragedy struck on Thursday in Owerri, the Imo State capital as an unidentified lady reportedly died in the matrimonial home of her concubine.
The incident which occurred at MCC Road area of the state capital caused panic in the area.
A source who preferred anonymity told journalists that the man brought her mistress to his matrimonial home after taking his wife and children to the village for the new year celebration.
The source said, “The man took his family to the village, came back and took his mistress to a function. They attended a function together before going to his house. “
“The mistress died later in the man’s house in the midnight.
“The man has been arrested with the corpse evacuated.”
The police spokesperson in the state, Orlando Ikeokwu, confirmed the incident.
He said that investigation had commenced, with the view of revealing the cause of the death.