After Catching Wife in Sex Romp with Younger Man, Husband Set Self Ablaze

For his wife’s infidelity, a middle aged man decided to put a final stop to existence as he set himself ablaze.
The incident was said to have taken at Owharen Street of Ovwian in Udu Council Area of Delta State.
Reports said wife of the man, who has since left him, was caught having sex with a boy, far younger than the husband. .
Feeling humiliated, it was gathered, the man decided to end it all.
The incident was said to have occurred on Friday inside the apartment of the victim.
A resident of the area hinted that the victim had in the weeks past threatened to kill himself after his wife was reportedly caught pants down with one his male messengers in the area.
The source added that on Friday when the man returned home, he locked himself and poured fuel on his body and thereafter lit himself where he got burnt beyond recognition before help could come.
“Some few weeks ago, his wife, Blessing was caught pants down by their neighbours with a young boy who washes the Keke of the man. The boy is one of the boys whom he usually sent on an errand in the area.
“Though the wife has since left his apartment, the man returned home that day, poured fuel on his body, barricaded himself inside his apartment with an iron bar and set himself ablaze”, the source said.
Owner of the building, Nyonren Egharan while lamenting the incident said, “When the fire broke out, I ran to where the fire started from, broke into the apartment and tried to rescue the victim who held on to a chair and insisted that he wanted to end his life.
“His action during the inferno that claimed his life fuels the suspicion that he may have set the house on fire by himself to reinforce the suicide argument. I sustained serious burnt from the raging fire while trying to rescue the victim.”
The landlord who claimed that all his life savings were consumed in the inferno appealed to the Delta State Government and Udu council to come to his rescue to enable him start life again.
A source at the Ovwian-Aladja Police Station also confirmed the incident, adding that the victim had been evacuated to a nearby mortuary.

Author: News Editor

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