The Enugu State police command has begun an investigation into the case of a mom of three who drank rat poison in Enugu City.
According to the state police command’s spokesperson’s Ebere Amaraizu, the sad incident happened on Sunday April 28, at number 10 Umuezeoha Ojotta Street in Awkunanaw in Enugu South Local Government Area.
“It was gathered that the victim identified as Nkechi Nwakwe and a mother of three children, had allegedly on that fateful day taken a rat killer medicine with a view to taking her life.
“It was further gathered from sources that the woman is having some unresolved issues with her husband identified as Ugochukwu Nwakwe, and on that note decided to take rat killer in order to take her own life,’’ he said.
He added that thewoman was promptly rushed to Good Shepherd Hospital, Uwani, in Enugu and was now responding to treatment.