A pregnant woman, Mercy Chintua(pictured) has been arrested in Enugu State for causing serious bodily injury to a male neighour after she poured hot water on him for allegedly peeping at her while she was bathing.
The incident happened on February 23 at Akwuke, Awkunanaw axis of Enugu State where the suspect and her victim, Emmanuel Anyebe both live, and share several utilities together with others including her husband.
Explaining her reason for the assault, Mercy said she was having her bath when Emmanuel tried to barge into the bathroom, and became visibly angry after she saw him peeping at her naked body.
She said, ” He came around the bathroom while i was having my bath, tried to force the door open, and i saw him peeped through a hole and glanced at my naked body.”
Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Mr. Ebere Amaraizu said the suspect had shown remorse and blamed devil for her action.