The Bayelsa State Police Command has arrested one Edwin Vincent for allegedly killing his wife, simply identified as Joy.
The police spokesperson, Asinim Butswat in a statement on Monday said Vincent killed his wife, when she went fishing alongside their neighbour.
“On November 5, 2017, at about 0830hrs, one Edwin Vincent ‘m’ 24 years, a native of Uwheru in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State, but residing at Boro Camp, Kaiama in Bayelsa State, attacked and killed his wife one, Joy Michael, 21 years.
“An investigation is on to ascertain the motive behind the murder,” the statement read in part.
Mrs Joy was attacked by her husband, who killed her, using a machete, when she went fishing in a nearby river with her neighbour, Juliet Philip.