76-year-old man axes his wife to death in Azerbaijan

A 76-year-old man axed his 68-year old wife to death in Shaki.

Shaki City District Police Office told APA’s Shaki-Zagatala bureau that the incident occurred in Bash Goynuk village at about 22:00 yesterday.

Islam Zakariya Abduyev, born in 1939, axed his wife Iraye Mammad Mammadova, born in 1947, in the head as a result of family dispute. Abduyev was detained.

Shaki District Prosecutor’s Office has launched a criminal case on the fact, investigation is underway.

SOURCE: Azeri-Press News Agency