Delta Police exhume body of kidnapped woman


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By Festus Ahon, ASABA

THE Delta State Police Command have exhumed the decomposing body of Mrs Philomina Ogadi, a 54-year-old woman who was buried in a shallow grave in farmland near the Benin-Agbor-Onitsha expressway, Agbor, Ika South Local Government Area, Delta state by her abductors.

The body of the woman who hails from the Otolokpo community in the Ika North East Local Government Area of the state was exhumed after four days of her burial by her kidnappers after collecting a ransom of N650,000 from her family.

Ogadi was abducted last week by a nine-man gang of kidnappers including her neighbours.

One of the kidnappers who is now in Police custody led the State Deputy Commissioner of Police, Operations, Faleye Olayele and other Police officers to the scene where the body of the victim was exhumed by officers of the State Police Command and taken to the mortuary.

Briefing journalists at the State Police headquarters in Asaba, the State Commissioner of Police, Mr Ari…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper