police-rapeA NIGERIAN man, Jeremiah
Sodiq Igomigoh, has reportedly
killed his estranged wife and
himself in Baltimore, Maryland,
USA, over issues bordering on
tax refund fraud.
According to a police report,
Jeremiah Igomigoh, 49, a former
Correctional Officer and security
guard, shot his estranged exwife,
Nnenna Laura Ogbonna,
44, and then shot himself
According to the report,
the couple had separated,
following series of irreconcilable
differences brothering on
A source told Nigerian Trend
that: “A Nigerian man from Delta
State killed his wife, an Igbo lady,
in Baltimore around 12pm/1pm
on Tuesday and shot himself as
well in the presence of his mother
in-law and 4-month old child.
“The guy married her here
and they both had 2 kids but
unknown to her, he also had a
wife with three kids in Nigeria.
“The guy had filed tax
clearance forms in their names
and she accidentally found
out, which was what led to her
leaving the guy and renting an
apartment in Essex.
“The problem was that the
guy who was a correction officer
filed tax returns late January
2016 and used both his three
children from the first Nigerian
wife plus Nnenna’s first child.
That aggravated Nnenna who
then reported it to Internal
Revenue Service, IRS.
“IRS then wrote the guy to
refund the money or face the
consequences. He then went over
to her apartment demanding to
speak to her. The end result was
what we just heard.”
The Baltimore County Police
on Wednesday, February 17,
declared the tragic incident a
Detectives confirmed that
Jeremiah Sodiq Igomigoh, who
is also known as Muhammad
Igomigoh, visited Nnenna’s
home Tuesday and the two
argued over financial matters.
During the altercation, the
man shot his ex-wife before
turning the gun on himself.
We learnt further from WBAL
Baltimore news that the Police
were called shortly before 12:30
PM on Tuesday to the 700 block
of Northrop Lane in Middle
River, Maryland.
Police said they found two
adults suffering from gunshot
wounds. They were declared
dead at the scene and on
Wednesday, police identified
the man as Muhammadu S.
Igomigoh, 49, and the woman
as Nnenna L. Ogbonna, 44, a
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN).
Baltimore Police also said
the handgun Igomigoh used
was legally registered to him.
Igomigoh also had a carry permit
for the gun, which he used in his
job as a security guard.