We had brought you a report yesterday that 60-year-old Mr. Calistus Aguluka had stabbed his daughter to death in her sleep on Friday, May 31.
More facts have emerged revealing that the deceased, Miss Onyinye Aguluka, was murdered just a day to her traditional wedding scheduled to take place today.
It was gathered that the incident which took place at about 2am, was said to have occurred after Mr. Aguluka had returned home earlier that night very drunk and was looking for his torchlight.
When no one could provide it, he went into his room only to emerge at about 2am with a machete and stabbed his daughter to death.
He took off through the window and ran away when the local vigilante group had arrived at the scene.
But the State Police Public Relations Officer, Mr. Haruna Mohammed told reporters that the suspect had been arrested and the matter is being investigated.
The incident took place at Osikwu village Awgbu, in Orumba North Local Government Area of Anambra State.