A 23-year-old girl has been stabbed to death by her brother during a scuffle over noodles meal in Warri, Delta State. Daily Sun gathered that trouble started when the victim, in a fury, inflicted injuries on her brother with a sharp razor blade, which resulted to serious bleeding.
It was gathered that her brother, in a bid to avenge the harm done to him, picked up a sharp object, later identified as knife and stabbed his sister in the neck, which subsequently led to her death instantly.
Investigation revealed that the duo had been nursing grudges against each other for sometime, a situation, which later resulted in a fight that claimed the life of the girl . When Daily Sun visited the home of the parents of the duo at Obire Street in Warri metropolis, the mother of the victim was in deep mourning and could not be consoled.
However, the father of the victim, who declined to disclose his name said amid tears that he pleaded with her daughter to forget the matter and promised to buy her another noddles, “my daughter did not listen to me and rather engaged her younger brother in a hot fight that later claimed her life.”
Consequently, residents in the area are deserting the troubled place for fear of being arrested by police. Meanwhile, police in Warri have stepped into the matter while the culprit is being interrogated. The remains of the victim have been deposited at the central hospital morgue.