A female serving member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) is now cooling her heels in the police station for allegedly hacking her boyfriend to death in Akwa Ibom State.
The corps member, identified as Odume Paschaline, was apprehended with bloodstains all over her body while trying to jump out from a fence at the house where she had gone to hookup with the victim.
According to a Facebook post by an eyewitness, Godwin George, the corps member allegedly used a machete to attack the young man, killing him instantly after several cuts on his stomach and face.
She was reportedly caught while trying to flee from the crime scene by jumping through the window.
The University Of Nigeria, Nsukka graduate, was said to have received serious beaten from an angry mob before she was taken to the Police Headquarters in Akwa Ibom.
The Facebook post, which contains several pictures of the corps member, said : “She is accused of KILLING a young guy early this Morning at abak Road.
“I obviously wouldn’t make this type of a post of my timeline but for the sake of her safety.
” I saw a large crowd gathered at abak road by Afahaoffot so I ran there behold I this young lady been beaten and stripped totally naked.
“I immediately tried to gather information there and everyone there said that She was found this morning around 9.30am trying to jump the fence of a young guy she went for hook-up with.
“Blood stains were all over her so she was caught and beaten to stupor and also stripped NAKED. (I won’t be able to post the video on my timeline cos it’s so disgusting).
“According to the people at the scene, said she matchet a young guy to death this morning whom she went out with. She killed the young guy instantly after several cuts on his stomach and face, on trying to jump out from the fence she was caught.
“The young lady is my friend here on Facebook and a core member, so pls I call on her parent to run to the police Headquarters in Akwa Ibom for the case of Odume Princess Paschaline .
“I feel pity for her cos the devil actually used her this morning to perform such wonders.
” Some bike men there said that she is used to sending them ikong Ekpo always ever since she was deployed to Akwa Ibom for her NYSC.
“May the soul of the young man Rest in PEACE.”
Odiko Ogbeche-Macdon, spokesman to the Akwa Ibom police command, confirmed the incident on Monday.
He said the lady, identified as Odume Princess, was taken into custody after the incident occurred on Sunday.
Although Odiko didn’t give further details on the case, he said: “She’s in our custody and investigation is ongoing.”