It was gathered that the deceased, Mrs. Irene Thompson Kupa, had gone to settle a dispute between the suspect and his neighbour.
Based on sources, the incident occurred at about 6:30pm at Aruorho Quarters of the city.
The character of the disagreement between Mukoro, a regulation graduate of the Delta State College (DELSU) and his neighbour couldn’t be ascertained as at press time.
Nonetheless, The Nation learnt that the sufferer, an Isoko indigene additionally from the state, was hit on the top with a bit of wooden whereas making an attempt to make peace between the duo.
Kupa, who was reportedly rushed to the Otu-Jeremi Common Hospital earlier than being referred to a different one in Warri, sadly couldn’t make I, as she died on the way in which to the hospital.
The suspect is alleged to be gearing up for the Otughievwen neighborhood chairmanship election.
Sources on the Ughelli Police Space Command disclosed that he has been arrested by policemen on the Otu-Jeremi Divisional Police Station.
Commissioner of Police, Mr Adeyinka Adeleke, additional confirmed the incident, stating, “yes, it is true.”
Requested if the suspect is at the moment in police custody, Adeleke stated “let me call the command to find out.”