Police in rivers State says the Dead body of the lady found at Odili road in Abuloma town in Port Harcourt five days ago cannot be identified as the command is neither aware of the said corpse or reports of such missing person in their records.
The Rivers State Police Public Relation officers DSP Nnamdi Omoni told our correspondent that such news and information existed online and is circulating on social media.
The police urge the family of the said lady to come forward to make their statements to the police to enable them embark on investigation.
Omoni said ‘’police work with information. We need them to come with the information to enable us act’’
Recall that the body of a woman dumped on Odili road in Abuloma area was discovered 6 days ago in Port Harcourt.
A port Harcourt based Journalist Deborah Ogolo identified the lady as precious Stephen from Edo State.
Deborah said in her Facebook post that the late Precious Stephen is Mother of 3: two lovely boys and a cute daughter into online business and was killed when she went to deliver packages to yet to be identified killer.
She lamented that ‘’No arrest has been made by the Police. And that the late Precious Steve read Mass Communication at the Rivers State University between 2006-2011.
Meanwhile the Civil rights council has condemned the killing of another female in port Harcourt in what seems like the suspected serial killer(s) have changed their method and is luring young women using online marketing patronage.
Spokesman of the civil rights council Prince Wiro described the death of Precious Stephen as the sad reality of a serial killer on the prowl.
She is the Fifth female killed in this manner between May -September 6,2019 in Port Harcourt.
He said by the untimely murder of Precious Stephen one can conclude that the new trend of killing innocent women in hotel rooms has nothing to do with prostitution but a clear case of suspected serial killer killing young ladies for ritual purposes or for fun.
We will wait for the outcome of Police investigation. He added