Two men found dead in an abandoned well in Edo State


TWO persons, identified as Daniel Osagie and his sister-in-law, Unity, were reportedly found dead inside an abandoned well in Idunowina community in Ovia North-East Local Government Area of Edo State.

It was said that Daniel, a drug seller, left home with Unity subsequent to accepting a call, however, stayed away forever. Their bodies were found after a young man said he saw his vehicle inside a shrubbery after a hunt gathering had gone through three days searching for them. A few occupants in the network said more than 10 people had been killed in the network in the previous five months.

Edo Police Command, yesterday, affirmed the disclosure of two dead bodies inside the surrendered well. The direction’s representative, DSP Chidi Nwabuzor, who affirmed the occurrence, said examination had initiated to disentangle the cause(s).

He said the case was as yet that of suspected homicide until the Police examination demonstrated something else.