A policeman attached to the Ondo State Police Command allegedly shot his wife to death and eventually himself.
The incident occurred in Akungba-Akoko, Ondo state. The late police officer was simply identified as Officer Tolulope, attached to Akungba Police Station. He committed the crime after he returned from work on Tuesday.
According to sources, Tolulope had been having trust issues with his wife over the manner at which she was receiving phone calls from various men.
The couple was said to have left a two-year-old and three-week-old children behind.
The state Police Public Relations Officer (PRO), ASP Tee-Leo Ikoro, described the incident as unfortunate. He disclosed that investigation had begun towards ascertaining the actual cause of the deaths.