A 39 year old mother of twins, Seun Sola, has explained why he stabbed her ex-boyfriend, Lomi Alara Akinbinu, in Ondo town, Ondo state, during a fight over N500.
Seun, a food seller, has however been arrested and charged to court for unlawfully wounding Alara with a knife.
The Suspect, reportedly stabbed him in his stomach when a fight ensued between them at Iyalaje market area in Ondo.
A police source told newsmen in Akure, the state capital, that the suspect, who is a single mother and the victim used to be lovers before they parted ways.
The victim, according to an eyewitness account went visiting the suspect and reportedly met her new lover and became infuriated.
He reportedly insisted that the new boyfriend should leave while he passed the night with the suspect but the suspect declined and a fight ensued between them.
The victim, newsmen gathered thereafter requested for the N500 he had earlier given to the suspects twins to feed that day.
Seun while explaining why he stabbed the victim said ““My ex-boyfriend came to my house in the afternoon and gave my twins five hundred naira for feeding.
“In the evening, he came back to my house and said he would come and sleep over at my place in the night. But I told him that I am not interested in him anymore.
“Then he requested for the money he gave my twins. And I gave him the money immediately. Suddenly, he started beating me.
“He beat me because when he came to my house, he met my present boyfriend with me. He was angry and started beating me.
“So, when I knew he had overpowered me, I used a knife to stab him in his stomach.
Police source informed newsmen that the victim was rushed to the Trauma Centre, in Ondo town for treatment, while the suspect was arrested and charged to court.