A pastor identified as Chikordi of the Ancient of Days Healing Church located at Umunede in Ika North East LGA of Delta State has taken his own life and that of his wife, Prophetess Chikordi.
It was gathered that the middle-aged man jumped into a well after allegedly murdering his wife.
The deceased was said to have traveled to his hometown Ekwuoma, a neighbouring community to Umunede, on Sunday where he committed suicide.
Confirming the incident, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Edafe Bright said he is not aware that the man was a pastor. He said investigations into the matter is ongoing.