By Festus Ahon
UGHELLI â€” AMUKPE community in Sapele Local Government Area of Delta State was thrown into confusion, weekend, follo-wing the death of a middle-aged man in a hotel room in the area.
The deceased (names withheld) was found dead after allegedly committing adultery with his neighbourâ€™s wife, a mother of five children.
According to a reliable source, the man and woman checked into the hotel in Amukpe at about 10.30am on the faithful day, havingÂ traveled from Oghara, Ethiope West Local Govern-ment Area of the state to the hotel.
The source, who pleaded anonymity, said the woman raised an alarm seeing that the man was dead some hours after they had had sex.
The hoteliers and sympathisers, who were attracted, made frantic effort to resuscitate the man and rush him to the hospital where he was confirmed dead by doctors.
â€œThe woman is a fashion designer, while her husband is a staff of Ethiope West Local Government Council.
â€œThe husband of the woman has been appealing to the dead man to stop committing adultery with his wife, but he would not listen until he died,â€ our source added.
When Vanguard visited Sapele police station yesterday, the fashion designer was making useful statements to the police while the body of the late lover had been deposited at Sapele Central Hospital morgue.