A Police Inspector identified as Tuddy Warebayigha, is now being grilled by Bayelsa Police Command after shooting his wife to death.
Warebayigha was promptly arrested for killing his wife, Charity Francis, a primary school teacher.
Warebayigha was serving at Kaima Police Division in Kolokuma/Opokuma Local Government Area.
A dispute over the custody of some of their nine children was said to have precipitated the shooting.
The deceased, who was a Teacher at the State Government Primary School board at Sampou community in the Kolokuma/Opokuma local Government area, was shot twice in the leg and in stomach at close range.
The killer Police Inspector, an indigene of Agorogbene in Delta state was alleged to have been behaving erratically. He was also suspected to be an alcoholic.
The Spokesman of the Bayelsa Police Command, Asinim Butswat confirmed the development, stating that the killer Police Inspector has been arrested and under investigation.