From Nosa Akenzua, Asaba
Unidentified persons believed to be hoodlums rampaging around some hotels in Ogwashi Uku Community in Aniocha South Local Government Area of Delta State on Wednesday allegedly stabbed an unidentified female student of the state owned Ogwashi Uku Polytechnic to death
Though the polytechnic authorities denied knowledge of the female student, saying that it was yet to identify the female as their own student, but members of the Ogwashi Uku Community vigilante ( OCV) Cordoned off the area until Policemen attached to the Ogwashi Uku Police Division arrived to take her lifeless body away.
Sources said that a Popular hotel ( name withheld) where the girl was alleged to have been killed is currently being invaded by security agents as the girl was alleged to have come in company of her friends, but later left alone after complaining to her friends that she was feeling ill as it was learnt that unknown to her, robbers had laid siege to the unlit walkway of the hotel. The late student who was later found dead in a pool of blood was said to be in possession of an expensive phone and that she might have been stabbed while resisting the hoodlums.
A resident of the area, Jude Okocha said that snatching of GSM phones and lady’s handbags had become a daily occurrence in the area But the Police Public Relations ( PPR) in the state, DSP Onome Onovwakpoyeya when contacted said she was not aware of the killing and however Promised to inquire from the Ogwashi Uku Police Divisional Police Officer,( DPO).