Wonders, they say, shall never end. Such is the case of a newly married 22-year-old woman, Victoria Isoh, who police detectives in Obiaruku, Ukwani Local Government Area of Delta State are on her trail for allegedly stealing a wedding ring belonging to her friend, at whose wedding she served as maid of honour.
According to police report, Victoria, whose traditional marriage rites were performed in Obiaruku recently, stole the ring during a visit to her friend in Lagos after having told her how much she loved the ring.
It was revealed that during one of her visits to her friend’s residence in Lagos, Victoria stole the ring from her dressing mirror while she was having a bath, after which she hurriedly left for Obiaruku in the company of her
friend who saw her off to the motor park.
Spokesman of the police command in Delta state, DSP Celestina Kalu, while confirming the incident said Victoria’s friend had reported to the police that she didn’t find her wedding ring when she returned from seeing her visitor off.
“The said Victoria and the owner of the wedding rings have been friends and during her marriage, Victoria was said to be the chief bridesmaid, a situation she used to gain cordial relationship,” Kalu said.