By Onah Onah
A thirty-seven year old man Nonso Eze is now helping the Police in Anambra State in it’s investigation to unreveal the circumstances surrounding the death of a 23y-year- old girl in Awada suborb, near Onitsha. The suspect according to Police statement allegedly threw down the victim from the fifth floor. The victim was rushed to hospital for treatment but was confirmed dead on arrival by a medical doctor.
The 23-year- old girl name and address were not yet known at the time of filing this report. The incident, according to Police, took place at N0.6 Orakwe Close, Awada Obosi in Idemili North LGA of Anambra State.
Anambra State Police Public Relations Officer CSP Harunna Mohammed who confirmed this report said Police operatives attached to Awada Division visited the scene, took photographs of the victim and rushed her to Bex Hospital Onitsha for medical attention. She was certified dead on arrival by a medical doctor.
Consequently, preliminary inquiry from the occupants of the compound revealed that the girl was allegedly pushed down from the room of one Nonso Eze, man, aged 37 years, and of same address who is occupying the 5th floor following a quarrel. The suspect was subsequently arrested and search executed in his apartment where a pair of female slippers and unused condom were recovered as exhibits.
Meanwhile, the corpse has deposited at the hospital mortuary for autopsy while investigation is ongoing to ascertain circumstances surrounding the incident after which suspect would be charged to court.