The Police authorities are investigating an African man for allegedly killing his Filipino wife at their home in To Kwa Wan, Kowloon, on April 10 at 9:50 pm, the suspect, an asylum seeker from the Gambia, turn himself in to the police and admitted he murdered his 40-year-old wife inside a subdivided apartment on Pang Ching Street.
The Filipina victim Adele Cuyacot, sustained injuries to her head and hands and was pronounced dead at the crime scene. Post-mortem examinations will be conducted later to further find out the cause of death of the deceased.
An initial investigation found that the man and his wife had an argument in the morning and the woman had been beaten during the fight.
Post-mortem examinations will be conducted later to ascertain the cause of death of the victim while the suspect is being held in prison with murder charges.