Tears and sorrow filled Ovbiogie community in Ovia North East local government area of Edo state after a 35-year-old man allegedly killed his wife and two sons in a fit of anger, following an allegation of infidelity.
The man who was simply identified as Uwaila said to have shot through the door into the room where his wife and children ran into for safety and locked themselves in, following an argument.
In deep despair, sympathizers wailed uncontrollably when officials of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) came to evacuate the corpses of the mother and sons.
Narrating what happened, the suspect who was in police custody, said his wife accused him of having girlfriends and threatened to retaliate by going out with other men.
Uwaila said he drove out of the house in anger and came back to see that his wife locked herself and his sons inside one of the rooms.
The suspect said he shot through the door, adding that in the process, the bullet hit them on the bed.