A woman has been hospitalized in Ugwunagbo community in Abia state due to the severe beating and injuries she sustained at the hands of her brother-in-law following a quarrel between them.
According to Emmanuel Onukaogu, the accused beater simply identified as Udoka is said to be living with his elder brother, Chijioke who is married and staying in the family house.
It is alleged that Udoka has been bringing different women to family house – to the annoyance of Chijioke’s wife who made series of complaints to her husband which he reportedly ignored.
It was learnt that Udoka allegedly became unhappy with his sister-in-law for intruding in his private life which resulted to a serious quarrel between them.
Due to the heated quarrel, a fight recently broke out between Udoka and his brother’s wife. She was allegedly beaten mercilessly and dragged by the hair in the clash which left her with bruises.
It was learnt that her husband Chijioke was not around when the fight broke out but quickly rushed home when the neighbors alerted him and rushed her to the hospital.
Report has it that Chijioke has told his brother, Udoka to clear the hospital bills of his wife or he will be arrested.
The neighbours who have blamed Udoka for the whole problem, are reportedly begging Chijioke to forgive his brother.