Man Kills Neighbour Over Loud Music

A 25-year-old man, Peter Nkwuda, who hails from Ishieke village in the Ebonyi Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, has been stabbed to death by his 50-year-old neighbour, Cyril Oko.

The incident took place in the deceased’s residence at Oroke Onuoha, Ebonyi Local Government Area of the state  occurred when the deceased raised the volume of his sound system to the discomfort of his neighbours.

The suspect was said to have asked Peter to turn down the volume but he reportedly refused the request. A   and Oko from the Afikpo South Local Government Area of the state was said to have entered his room, brought out a knife and allegedly stabbed his neighbour in the chest.

Peter was reported to have slumped and died in the presence of other neighbours, who made frantic efforts to stop the bleeding but to no avail.

The wife of the deceased Mrs Chisom Nkwuda, reported the incident to the Kpiripkiri Police Station, which dispatched operatives to the scene of the incident to arrest Oko.

When contacted, the state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Loveth Odah, confirmed the incident and said the suspect had been arrested.

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