A 22 year-old girl in Agbor, Delta State, has been arrested by the Police for allegedly slashing her boyfriend’s genital organ with razor blade in the early hours of yesterday.
The suspect upon interrogation confessed to committing the crime out of provocation and jealousy.
It was gathered that the suspect Maureen (surname withheld) a native of Benin City, Edo State is a student of one of the high institutions of learning in Agbor where her victim wooed her for a relationship.
Reports said her victim hails from Ejeme Aniogor axis and had graduated from the same school where he was alleged to be a member of Eiye confraternity and a womaniser.
According to an eyewitness report, trouble started when Sammy as he is fondly called by his friends, returned home on New Year’s Eve with another girl.
It was gathered that Maureen, who happens to be a jealous lover, became furious and struck him with a razor blade she hid in her hands at the genital organ which caused the victim to faint.
Eyewitness however said he was rushed to a nearby hospital where he is at present responding to treatment.
A source, who pleaded anonymity, revealed that Maureen has been having running battles with her boyfriend over his promiscuous life style and are oftentimes allegedly separated by neighbours while trading punches.
One of Maureen’s family members, revealed that her parents have disowned her over her love for Sammy who had been branded irresponsible following allegation of membership of different cult groups in the area.