The wedding video of a US-based Ghanaian pastor Sylvester Ofori and his wife Barbara Tommey hits online after husband shot his wife dead.
Pastor Sylvester has reportedly been abusing his wife for a long time. Due to the abuse, Barbara was persuaded by her family to leave him.
But Sylvester who is ready to let go of her tracked his 27-year-old wife to her workplace at the Navy Federal Credit Union, near the Mall at Millenia in Orlando, on Tuesday 8th September 2020 and shot her 7 times.
Barbara was shot by Sylvester, near the business’ front doors on the 4600 block of Gardens Park Boulevard just before 9 a.m., an Orlando Police Department spokesperson said.
Tommey was pronounced dead at Orlando Regional Medical Center shortly after she was rushed there for medical attention.
Ofori, 35, was taken into custody at his apartment Tuesday evening, the OPD spokesperson said. He is being held at the Orange County Jail without bond on a charge of first-degree murder with a firearm.
During a press conference Tuesday morning, Chief Orlando Rolón said the shooting was captured on CCTV.
“You can tell that she was surprised by what was happening,” he said.
Their tragic story has gone viral on Ghanaian social media with many people digging into their background.
Video of their wedding has emerged showing them during their very happy days before the so-called pastor turned murderous and took his wife out of his world
Watch the video below :
— Kabutey (@KabuteyMensah) September 10, 2020