After a thorough and fruitless search, a 7-year-old girl who was declared missing was found dead. The girl identified as Ebrovwiyor Lina, was earlier reported missing in Isiokolo, Ethiope East area of Delta state, but was later found dead, according to Nation.
While carrying out an investigation, the Delta State Police arrested two suspects in connection to missing Lina. The two suspects were identified as Ogaga Better and Ufine Iboyi, according to the Commissioner, Hafiz Inuwa.
Delta State CP: Hafiz Inuwa
Inuwa said the suspects were nabbed by the community’s Vigilante group, who handed them over to the police following an alarm after the seven-year-old suddenly disappeared after one of the suspects visited the victim’s compound June, 22.
Newsmen gathered that the victim was found buried in a shallow grave in a standing position with her intestines and private part cut off. Delta Police image-maker.
DSP Onome Onowakpoyeya confirmed the incident but said she was yet to get details from the Divisional Police Officer in charge of the area.