A 60-year-old woman identified as Mrs. Okenyi was found hanging on a tree on Thursday in the Okpanam community, in the Oshimili North Local Government Area of Delta State.
NEWSNAIJA learned that the deceased, was declared missing on Tuesday, January 19, 2021, after she went to her farm and did not return home but was later found hanging on a tree with her farming bag lying afoot the tree.
Our source gathered that the mother of two was often seen going to her farm which was far away from where her body was found.
The source said, “I do not believe this woman killed herself because the ropes look too short and her legs are too close to the ground.
He said “It is possible that someone killed her and came to hang her on this tree.”
The source disclosed that the corpse had since been deposited in a mortuary.
the state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Onome Onovwakpoyeya, when contacted promised to get back to our source.
However, at the time of filing this report, she had yet to get back to us