By Bola Kougbe
A man identified as Emma Ukwu, has reportedly raped and killed a 36-year-old virgin at Amaekpu Ohafia, Abia State.
The 60-year-old suspect allegedly murdered his victim identified only as Josephine, Friday, on a farmland. He is alleged to have mocked the deceased for being a virgin at her age.
It was gathered that Ukwu, confessed he was infatuated by his victim after he saw her nakedness at the village stream. The later had threatened to expose him after raping her.
Also, the suspect was revealed when a friend of the deceased went to the farm to find out what kept her back for a long time, but found her lifeless body.
Godwin Anya, Chairman of the community vigilante group, said women of the community had staged a peaceful protest to condemn the act. He added that the suspect has been handed over to the police.