34-year-old Sunday Umaru has bagged a death sentence for killing his girlfriend, Charity Thomas in Plateau state, he suspected her of cheating on him.
The dismissed Nigerian Army personnel, Sunday Umaru was serving as a Private in the Nigerian Army at Special Task Force, Sector 7, Barkin Ladi when he murdered charity.
At the sentencing which held yesterday January 23rd, the prosecutor, Emmanuel Awe said Charity visited Umaru in Plateau state and Umaru took the liberty to search her phone and found a text message with a love intonation content from another man. In anger, Sunday stabbed Charity with a knife in her stomach, slaughtered her body and then dumped the lifeless by the roadside.
Soldiers in the barracks arrested Sunday after discovering his heinous act. The also found pictures of butchered Charity in his phone.
At his arraignment, Sunday Umaru faced a count of culpable homicide.