A 35-year-old man identified simply as Uwaila, has reportedly shot his wife and two sons dead over alleged infidelity in Edo State.
The incident happened this Sunday morning in Ovbiogie.
The suspect is said to have shot through the door of the room into which his wife and children ran and locked themselves.
Uwaila, who is already in police custody, claimed that his wife accused him of having many girlfriends and threatened to also go out with other men.
The suspect said following the disagreement, he drove out of the house in anger and came back to see that his wife had locked herself and his sons inside one of the rooms, revealing that he shot through the door and bullets hit them on the bed.
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