An officer of the Ondo state police command, Mr Israel Omowa has been stabbed to death by his wife, Mrs Wumi Omowa.
According to report, Wumi pierced a knife into his neck after a misunderstanding ensued at their residence around Olu, on Ilesa-Owo highway in Akure, Ondo state capital.
The cause of their quarrel remains unknown as at press time, however, it was learnt that the deceased was in his early 30s before the untimely death, while the suspect is in her late 20s.
The Police Public Relations officer in the state, Mr. Femi Joseph, confirmed the incident, saying the police inspector died at a private hospital in Akure, where he was rushed to by his wife.
The wife has also been arrested, he added.