A man who allegedly killed his wife and shot his brother has been identified as Nnamdi Amajioyi, in Umuifem, Avutu, Obowo Local Government Area of Imo State, on Tuesday.
The suspect commited this genius crime over an undisclosed family dispute. The suspect was said to have shot his brother who tried to rescue the woman from him and then fled the scene of the incident thereafter.
While the woman bled to death, the suspect’s brother was rushed to hospital where he is in a critical condition.
The state Commissioner of Police , Rabiu Ladodo, who confirmed the incident, said the police had launched a manhunt for the fleeing suspect.
“Yes, it is true. We have launched a manhunt for the suspect . It is a very strange development. The man killed his own wife and shot his biological brother . But thank God that the brother is still alive though unconscious. We are monitoring him , ” Ladodo said.