It was yet another tragic incidence as an official of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) identified as Mr Emmanuel Mekuri, has allegedly committed suicide after stabbing his lover, Patricia Ogunsola, during an argument in at his residence in Araromi, Morogbo area, of Lagos state.
According to PUNCH Metro, it was gathered that an argument which bothered on infidelity ensued between them, which degenerated into a physical fight between them. Out of annoyance, Emmanuel allegedly got hold of a knife and used it to stab Patricia in her right thigh and when the attack was unbearable, she fled the house, and afterwards he stabbed himself in the stomach.
The attention of neighbors was raised by Patricia,s daughter to the incident and the police was contacted, when the got to the house, Mr Emmanuel was found dead, while Patricia was taken to the hospital for treatment.
The state Police Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana confirmed the incidence. Emmanuel’s corpse was evacuated and deposited in a mortuary for autopsy.